Attalus III
Attalus III (Greek: Ἄτταλος Γ΄) Philometor Euergetes (c. 170 BC – 133 BC) was the last Attalid king of Pergamon, ruling from 138 BC to 133 BC.He was the son of Eumenes II and wife Stratonice ...
Laconophilia
Laconophilia (also known as Laconism) is love or admiration of Sparta and of the Spartan culture or constitution. The term derives from Laconia, the part of the Peloponnesus where the Spartans lived.A...
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Asadal
In Korean mythology and history, Asadal was the capital city of Gojoseon. It is thought that Asadal was located in Manchuria, Hwanghae, or Pyongyang. The first Korean historical work to mention it is...
Kharavela
Khārabēḷa (Khāravēla, 193 BCE – after 170 BCE) was the third and greatest emperor of the Mahameghavahana dynasty of Kalinga (present-day Odisha). The main source of information about Khārabeḷa is his ...
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Attalus I
Attalus I (Greek: Ἄτταλος Α΄), surnamed Soter (Greek: Σωτήρ, "Savior"; 269–197 BC) ruled Pergamon, an Ionian Greek polis (what is now Bergama, Turkey), first as dynast, later as king, fro...
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Eumenes II
Eumenes II of Pergamon (/juːˈmɛniːz/; Greek: Εὐμένης Βʹ; ruled 197–159 BC) was king of Pergamon and a member of the Attalid dynasty. The son of king Attalus I and queen Apollonis, he followed in his f...
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Antipater Epigonos
Antipater Epigonos also known as Antipater (Greek: Αντίπατρος Επίγονος, flourished second half of 3rd century BC & first half of 2nd century BC) was a Greek Prince from Asia Minor.
Antipat...
Battle of Sellasia
The Battle of Sellasia (Greek: Μάχη της Σελλασίας) took place during the summer of 222 BC between the armies of Macedon and the Achaean League, led by Antigonus III Doson, and Sparta under the com...
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Achaean League
The Achaean League (Greek: κοινὸν τῶν Ἀχαιῶν) or Aegean League was a Hellenistic-era confederation of Greek city states on the northern and central Peloponnese. The first league was formed in the 5th ...
Antigonid dynasty
The Antigonid dynasty (/ænˈtɪɡɵnɪd/; Greek: Ἀντιγονίδαι) was a dynasty of Hellenistic kings descended from Alexander the Great's general Antigonus I Monophthalmus ("the One-eyed").
Succeeding the ...
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Gojoseon–Han War
The Gojoseon–Han War was a campaign launched by the Han empire against Wiman Joseon of the Gojoseon kingdom between 109 and 108 BC. It resulted in the fall of Gojoseon.
Since the time that Wiman t...
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Agoge
The agōgē (Greek: ἀγωγή in Attic Greek, or ἀγωγά, agōgá in Doric Greek) was the rigorous education and training regimen mandated for all male Spartan citizens, except for the firstborn son in the ruli...
Greco-Bactrian Kingdom
The Greco-Bactrian Kingdom was – along with the Indo-Greek Kingdom – the easternmost part of the Hellenistic world, covering Bactria and Sogdiana in Central Asia from 250 to 125 BC. It was centered ar...
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Three Confederate States of Gojoseon
The three Gojoseon kingdoms are states noted in history texts such as Joseon Sangosa (1924–25), and have been researched by several historians, although not completely accepted by all scholars.In popu...
Eumenes III
Eumenes III (/juːˈmɛniːz/; Greek: Εὐμένης Γʹ; originally named Aristonicus; in Greek Aristonikos Ἀριστόνικος) was the pretender to the throne of Pergamon.When the Pergamene king, Attalus III (138̵...
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Gojoseon-Han War
The Gojoseon–Han War was a campaign launched by the Han empire against Wiman Joseon of the Gojoseon kingdom between 109 and 108 BC. It resulted in the fall of Gojoseon.
Since the time that Wiman t...
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Eumenes I
Eumenes I (Greek: Εὐμένης Αʹ) was dynast (ruler) of the city of Pergamon in Asia Minor from 263 BC until his death in 241 BC. He was the son of Eumenes, the brother of Philetaerus, the founder of the ...
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Onomastus of Macedon
Onomastus was a confidential officer of Philip V of Macedon, for whom he held the government of the sea-coast of Thrace, and whose instrument he was, together with the general Cassander, in the Massac...
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Gojoseon
Gojoseon ([kodʑosʰʌn]) was an ancient Korean kingdom. The addition of Go (고, 古), meaning "ancient", distinguishes it from one of the various names of Joseon.During its early phase, the capital of Gojo...
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Epirus (ancient state)
Epirus (/ɪˈpaɪrəs/; Northwest Greek: Ἄπειρος, Ápeiros; Attic: Ἤπειρος, Ḗpeiros) was an ancient Greek state, located in the geographical region of Epirus in the western Balkans. The homeland of the anc...
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Spartan army
The Spartan army stood at the centre of the Spartan state, whose male and female citizen' were trained in the discipline and honor of the warrior society. Subject to military drill from early manhood,...
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Punic Wars
The Punic Wars were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage from 264 BC to 146 BC. At the time, they were probably the largest wars that had ever taken place. The term Punic comes from...
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Sparta
22°25′25″E / 37.08194°N 22.42361°E / 37.08194; 22.42361Sparta (Doric Greek: Σπάρτα, Spártā; Attic Greek: Σπάρτη, Spártē), or Lacedaemon (/ˌlæsəˈdiːmən/; Λακεδαίμων, Lakedaímōn...
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Macedonia (Roman province)
The Roman province of Macedonia (Latin: Provincia Macedoniae, Greek: Ἐπαρχία Μακεδονίας) was officially established in 146 BC, after the Roman general Quintus Caecilius Metellus defeated Andri...
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Minyue
Minyue (simplified Chinese: 闽越; traditional Chinese: 閩越; pinyin: Mǐnyuè; Mindong: Mìng-uŏk; Minnan POJ: Bân-oa̍t) was an ancient kingdom located in what is now the province of ...
Euthydemus I
Euthydemus I (Greek: Εὐθύδημος Α΄; c. 260 BC – 200/195 BC) was a Greco-Bactrian king in about 230 or 223 BC according to Polybius; he is thought to have originally been a satrap of Sogdiana, who ...
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Ancient Carthage
The Carthaginian Republic, also known as the Carthaginian Empire (alternatively "Carthaginian hegemony", or simply "Carthage") was the Phoenician city-state of Carthage and its sphere of influence, ...
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