Ancient World

The invention of writing to the fall of Rome

Ancient Egypt

Super power of all super powers.

4000 BCE-30 BCE

Mesopotamia

Poetry, war, and the invention of law

3500 BCE-1000 BCE

Aegean Civilizations

The lost faces of the ancient world

3000 BCE-1200 BCE

Ancient China

Three dynasties birth Chinese art and philosophy.

2070 BCE-256 BCE

Kingdom of Kush

A Nubian Empire rivals Egypt for 1000 years

2000 BCE-400 CE

Lapita Expansion

History's greatest navigators, and the beautiful vessels they left behind

1500 BCE-600 CE

Olmec Civilization

The pouting ancestors of Mesoamerica

1400 BCE-400 BCE

Ancient Greece

Know Thyself

800 BCE-31 BCE

The Celts

Death & Gold

800 BCE-43 CE

The Etruscans

A mysteriously happy people at the fringes of the classical world

768 BCE-100 BCE

Ancient Rome

The roads make the empire

753 BCE-530 CE

The Iberians

Human-animal hybrids in the melting pot of ancient cultures

600 BCE-500 CE

Teotihuacan Culture

City of Water & Fire

400 BCE-600 CE

Classical India

The largest economy in the world for 1500 years

230 BCE-550 CE
Next Era

Middle Ages

Feudalism and the rise of organized religion

300 CE-1500

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