The Battle of Carrhae
The year was 53 BC. It was the first of the battles between the Roman and Persian empires, and oneRead more.
The Assyrian War
By Cam Rea Northern Iraq, northeast Syria and southeastern Turkey, this was a region once known as Assyria. A nationRead more.
The Battle of Mount Gindarus
By Cam Rea See Part 1 here: https://classicalwisdom.com/forgotten-roman-general/ With the Amanus Pass secured, Ventidius, head of the Roman forces, pushedRead more.
Abraham’s Rescue of Lot
By Cam Rea It all started over grazing lands. Lot and Abraham had flocks and herds, but when they cameRead more.
Cyrus’ Babylonian Campaigns
By Cam Rea Cyrus had already accumulated quite a lot of territory… but that didn’t mean he was done yet.Read more.
Cyrus and the West
By Cam Rea Once Cyrus defeated Astyages, he inherited a new problem… And that problem was the western front.Read more.
Cyrus the Great – Armies
The early military machine of Cyrus the Great wasn’t what you would think it was… it wasn’t professional by anyRead more.
Cyrus the Great
By Cam Rea Cyrus the Great or “Cyrus II” was King of Anshan from 559-530 BCE. He was the sonRead more.
Battle of Marathon
The battle of Marathon has, for millenia now, been firmly planted within the annals of western history. A decisive battle,Read more.
The Persian wars were a series of engagements between the massive Persian empire and the various city states of ancientRead more.