1st millennium BC
The 1st millennium BC encompasses the Iron Age and sees the rise of many successive empires, and spanned from 1000 BC to 1 BC.The Neo-Assyrian Empire, followed by the Achaemenids. In Greece, Classica...
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Ancient Tomb of a Celtic Prince Uncovered
Archaeologists have discovered the tomb of a Celtic prince dating to the fifth century B.C. inside of a giant funerary complex in Lavau. Take a look at photos from the discovery.
Iron Age
Short slide show of iron age celtic artifacts set to Atlantean Sword from the sound track of Conan The Barbarian.
Iron Age
The Iron Age is the period generally occurring after the Bronze Age, marked by the prevalent use of iron.The early period of the age is characterized by the widespread use of iron or steel. The adopti...
Iron Age Britain
The British Iron Age is a conventional name used in the archaeology of Great Britain, referring to the prehistoric and protohistoric phases of the Iron Age culture of the main island and the smaller i...
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10th century BC
The 10th century BC started the first day of 1000 BC and ended the last day of 901 BC. This period followed the Bronze Age collapse in the Near East, and the century saw the Early Iron Age take hold t...
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9th century BC
The 9th century BC started the first day of 900 BC and ended the last day of 801 BC. It was a period of great change for several civilizations. In Africa, Carthage is founded by the Phoenicians. In Eg...
8th century BC
The 8th century BC started the first day of 800 BC and ended the last day of 701 BC. The 8th century BC was a period of great changes in civilizations. In Egypt, the 23rd and 24th dynasties led to ru...
7th century BC
The 7th century BC began the first day of 700 BC and ended the last day of 601 BC.The Assyrian Empire continued to dominate the Near East during this century, exercising formidable power over neighbor...
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6th century BC
The 6th century BCE started the first day of 600 BCE and ended the last day of 501 BCE.Pāṇini, in India, composed a grammar for Sanskrit, in this century or slightly later. This is the oldest still k...
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5th century BC
The 5th century BC started the first day of 500 BC and ended the last day of 401 BC.This century saw the beginning of a period of philosophical brilliance among Western civilizations, particularly the...
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4th century BC
The 4th century BC started the first day of 400 BC and ended the last day of 301 BC. It is considered part of the Classical era, epoch, or historical period.This century marked the height of Classical...
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3rd century BC
The 3rd century BC started the first day of 300 BC and ended the last day of 201 BC. It is considered part of the Classical era, epoch, or historical period.In the Mediterranean the first few decades ...
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2nd century BC
The 2nd century BC started the first day of 200 BC and ended the last day of 101 BC. It is considered part of the Classical era, although depending on the region being studied, other terms may be more...
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1st century BC
The 1st century BC, also known as the last century BC, started on the first day of 100 BC and ended on the last day of 1 BC. The AD/BC notation does not use a year zero; however, astronomica...
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Zhangzhung
Zhangzhung (Tibetan: ཞང་ཞུང་ ; [ɕaŋɕuŋ]; Chinese: 象雄; Chinese pinyin : Xiàngxióng) was an ancient culture and kingdom of western and northwestern Tibet, which pre-dates the culture of Tibeta...
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300 BC
Year 300 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. At the time it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Corvus and Pansa (or, less frequently, year 454 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 30...
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