This category lists sites and pages that provide information about the Ancient world, from the dawn of civilization to the fall of the Western Roman Empire in AD 476 (including the so-called "Antique" or "Classical" periods of Europe). It includes information about the civilizations of ancient Rome, Egypt, Greece and Macedonia (including Minos and Mycenae), Mesopotamia (including Sumeria, Babylonia, and Assyria), and Persia (including Media, Pathia, and Sassania).
A list of ancient inventions and who invented them.
Explore the fall of civilizations in ancient Maya, Mesopotamia, Anasazi, and the medieval African empires of Mali and Songhai. Learn about the archeological concepts of interpreting evidence and dating artifacts. Search for clues in activity site.
Directory of web resources from the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago. Includes links for students and teachers.
Collection of links to sites about the ancient world.
Teaches about Mayan civilization through pictures, text, and games.
Learn about daily life in ancient civilizations around the world.
Can you name the seven wonders? Easy and fun. From CNN interactive.
An evolving digital library of resources for the study of the ancient world, including archaeology, atlas, texts and translations.
Lessons from Dartmouth College covering Aegean Civilization from the Paleolithic period through the end of the Minoan Palatial era in the twelfth century B.C.
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