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Near EastFirst Mesopotamian Civilization
Near EastEmpire
Near EastLeader of Near East Empire
Near EastEmpire
Near EastLeader and law-writer of Near East Empire
Near EastEmpire/Dynasty
Near EastEmpire/Dynasty
Near EastEmpire/Dynasty
Near EastInvasion
Near EastUnited Dynasty (~1000 BC)
Near EastEmpire/Dynasty
Near EastLion Hunting Emperor
Near EastEmpire/Dynasty (Chaldean)
Near EastDestroys Jerusalem in ~550 BC
Near EastRebuilt in 516 BC
Near EastIndependent Jewish Kingdom (150 - 100 BC)
Near EastJewish Client King (of Rome) who expanded Temple (20 BC)
Near EastSon who had St John the Baptist killed for Salome
Near EastDestroys Second Temple and Sacks Jerusalem (70)
Egypt3000 - 2500 'Kingdom'
EgyptUnified Egypt
Egypt2500 - 2000 'Kingdom'
EgyptPharaoh who built Great Pyramid at Giza (Cheops)
EgyptPharaoh who built second largest Pyramid
EgyptPharaoh who built smallest pyramid
EgyptArchitect of the Pyramids
Egypt2000 - 1500 'Kingdom'
Egypt1500 - 1000 'Kingdom'
EgyptFemale Pharaoh
EgyptPeak Power
EgyptSun Pharaoh
EgyptSon of Sun Pharaoh
EgyptFought the Sea Peoples
Egypt1000 - 500 'Kingdom'
Greece6500 - 3000 (intro of farming) 'Age'
Greece3000 - 800 (collapse) 'Age'
Greece800 - 500 'Age'
GreecePoet
GreecePoet
GreecePoet
GreecePoet
GreecePoet
GreeceDramatist
GreeceDramatist
GreeceDramatist
GreeceDramatist
GreeceStatesman
GreeceStatesman
GreeceStatesman
GreeceHistorian
GreeceHistorian
GreeceHistorian
GreeceHistorian
GreeceNeo-Platonist
GreeceNeo-Platonist
GreeceNeo-Platonist
GreeceNeo-Platonist
GreeceNeo-Platonist
GreeceNeo-Platonist
GreeceNeo-Platonist
GreeceRoman Neo-Platonist
GreeceWar of Alexander's Conquests
ChinaSecond Empire
ChinaEmpire that devolved into warring states
ChinaPhilosophy that fostered bureaucracy
ChinaShort-lived empire that united Q(Ch)-in(a); Terracotta Army
ChinaGolden Age Empire from 200 BC - 200 (Chang'an/Xi'an)
ChinaSteppe Confederation that ended Golden Age
ChinaDynasty that reunited China
ChinaAnother Golden Age (Chang'an/Xi'an)
ChinaEmpire conquered by steppe nomads
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ChinaEmpire of Steppe empire (established by grandson of the great Khan)
ChinaLast Chinese Empire (Beijing)
ChinaManchurian Empire (Beijing)
ChinaWar with Europeans (19th C.)
ChinaCivil War with the Heavenly Kingdom
ChinaRebellion against foreigners
ChinaEmpress Dowager
ChinaLast Emperor
ChinaGovernment after Wuchang Uprising/Xinhai Rebellion
ChinaNationalist Leader
ChinaPhilosopher
ChinaPhilosopher
ChinaPhilosopher
ChinaPhilosopher
IndiaPre-Aryan Indian Civilization
IndiaAstika of the Vedas
IndiaAstika of Orthodoxy
IndiaAstika of Dualism
IndiaAstika of Dualism
IndiaAstika of Atomism
IndiaAstika of Logic
IndiaBuddhist Empire
IndiaFounder of Buddhist Empire
IndiaGrandson of founder who promoted Buddhism
IndiaIndian Hindu Golden Age (300 - 550) Empire
IndiaNotable Hindu Emperor
RomePoet
RomePoet
RomePoet
RomePoet
RomePoet
RomePoet
RomePoet
RomeAtomist Philosopher
RomeStoic Philosopher
RomeStoic Philosopher
RomeHistorian
RomeHistorian
RomeHistorian
RomeHistorian
RomeHistorian
RomeArchitect
RomeWriter
RomeWriter
RomeApologist
RomeApologist
RomeApologist
RomeApologist
RomeApologist
RomeRoman General: Punic Wars
RomeCarthaginian General: Punic Wars
RomeRepublican General
RomeRepublican General who became Dictator
RomeFirst Triumvirate
RomeFirst Triumvirate, married Julia
RomeFirst Triumvirate, very rich
RomeConservative Faction of Roman Senate in Civil War
RomeSecond Triumvirate
RomeSecond Triumvirate
RomeSecond Triumvirate
RomeWife of Second Triumvirate Member
RomeRoman General at Actium
RomeRepublican Philosopher
RomeRepublican (and Stoic) Statesman
RomeClaudian Emperor
RomeFirst Emperor's Wife
RomeFirst Emperor's Older Sister
RomeGeneral on the Rhine
RomeSon of General on the Rhine
RomeClaudian Emperor
RomeClaudian Emperor
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RomeClaudian Emperor
RomeClaudian Emperor
RomeFlavian Emperor
RomeGeneral who conquered Britain
RomeFlavian Emperor
RomeFlavian Emperor
Rome2nd C. Emperor
Rome2nd C. Emperor
Rome2nd C. Emperor
RomeEmperor Who Split Empire
RomeChristian Emperor
RomeLast Western Emperor
RomeGerman Tribe Leader Who Overthrew Last Western Emperor
RomeOstrogoth King who ruled Italy After Fall
RomeRoman Statesman for the Ostrogothic King
ByzantineEmperor
ByzantineEmpress
ByzantineGeneral
IslamPersian Poet
IslamPersian Poet
IslamPersian Poet
IslamPersian Poet
IslamPre-Persian People in Iran (Kurds?)
IslamPre-Persian People in Iran
IslamPersian Empire (Persepolis/Susa)
Islam'Great' Persian Emperor who returned Jews from captivity
IslamPersian Emperor who first invaded Greece
IslamBattle that ended First Persian Invasion of Greece
IslamPersian Emperor who failed to invade Greece
IslamLast stand by Spartans
IslamLeader of Last Stand
IslamSea Battle that sent Persia packing
IslamPersian Emperor
IslamGreek Empire in Persia (Antioch)
IslamLocation of Indo-Greek Breakaway Kingdom
IslamCentral Asian Empire that facilitated spread of Mahayan Buddhism through Gandhara
IslamSteppe Empire in Persia (Ctesiphon)
IslamPersian Empire (Ctesiphon)
Islam1st Caliphate (Medina)
Islam2nd Caliphate (Damascus/Cordoba)
Islam3rd Caliphate (Baghdad)
IslamIsmaili Caliphate in North Africa
IslamDynasty in Egypt/Near East established by Saladin
IslamSlave Sultanate in Egypt
IslamMoroccan/Andalus Dynasty
IslamMoroccan/Andalus Dynasty
IslamIranian Empire (Samarkand/Bukhara)
IslamMamluk Iranian Empire (Ghazna/Lahore)
IslamTurko-Persian Empire (Isfahan/Merv)
IslamSteppe Empire
IslamGreat Khan
IslamKhan Son
IslamKhan Son
IslamKhan Grandson
IslamSteppe Empire successor in the northwest
IslamPersianate Turko-Mongol Empire (Samarkand/Herat)
IslamCentral Asian offshoot Empire in India
IslamIslamic Indian Empire founder
Islam2nd Islamic Indian Emperor
Islam3rd, very successful, Islamic Indian Emperor
Islam4th Islamic Indian Emperor
Islam5th Islamic Indian Emperor (Taj Mahal)
Islam4th Caliphate (Constantinople)
IslamFirst Ottoman Sultan (Oghuz Turk)
Islam16th C. 'Magnificent' Sultan
IslamPersian Medieval Empire who made Iran Shi'a
IslamIranian Conqueror
IslamPersian Dynasty
IslamLast Persian Dynasty
IslamCurrent Moroccan Dynasty

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