The Decline of the Eastern Empire
by Andrew Rattray It’s hard to pin the ultimate ending of the Roman Empire to a single cause. Of courseRead more.
by Sean Kelly, Managing Editor, Classical Wisdom You know the names… …but do you know the men behind them? ThereRead more.
The Top 8 Greatest Inventions of the Mycenaeans
By Ed Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom This month’s Classical Wisdom Litterae Issue is dedicated to the Mycenaeans! Get aRead more.
Can drinking ever be a virtue?
We, here, at Classical Wisdom like to address the important stuff. We strive to tackle big issues, philosophical inquiries andRead more.
The History of the Jews in the Ancient World
Written by Ed Whalen, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom It is widely recognized that Jewish culture and thought has had aRead more.
The Extraordinary History of Mesopotamia
Written by Michael C. Anderson, PhD, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Greek and Roman cultures are universally recognized as the greatestRead more.
Greece Versus Rome: Polybius Decides
By Ben Potter, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom It is the eternal question for all classics enthusiasts: brawn versus brains, powerRead more.
What Newly-Found 2,000-Year-Old Celtic Coins Tell Us About Boudica
Written by Tom G. Hamilton, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom As of this writing, news of the largest hoard of earlyRead more.
Hellenistic Greece: When the Greeks Ruled the World
Written by Ed Whalen, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The ancient Greek world reached its apex in the Hellenistic era (323-146 BC).Read more.