unit 2

Persia

Zoroastrianism

600 BCE

Cyrus the Shepherd

559 BC - 530 BC

Achaemenid Empire

558 BCE - 330 BCE

Darius the Great

522 BC - 486 BC

Persian Wars

500 BCE - 479 BCE

Seleucid Empire

323 BCE - 83 BCE

Fell due to invasion of the Parthians

Parthian Dynasty

247 BCE - 224 CE

Sansanid Dynasty

224 CE - 651 CE

Greek Phase

Mycenaeans

2200 BCE - 800 BCE

decline at 1100 BCE

Minoans of Crete

2200 BCE - 1100 BCE

Athens

900 BCE

Sparta

900 BCE

Persian Wars

500 BCE - 479 BCE

Socrates

470 BC - 399 BC

Pericles

461 BCE - 429 BCE

Peloponnesian War

431 BCE - 404 BCE

Plato

428 BC - 348 BC

Stoics (Greece)

400 BC

Aristotle

384 BC - 322 BC

Skepticism

360 B.C.

Phillip II of Macedon

Approx. 338 BCE

establishes control of Greek CS

Alexander the Great

336 BCE - 323 BCE

Epicureanism

307 BC

Rome Society

Indo-Europeans

2000 BCE

Legend of Romulus and Remus

753 BCE

Etruscan Rule

650 BC - 400 BC

Roman Republic

509 BC

Punic Wars

246 BCE - 146 BCE

Rome dominates Mediterranean

Approx. 200 BCE

Spartacus Rebellion

73 BCE

Julius Caesar

49 BCE - 44 BCE

49 BCE - takes Rome
46 BCE - names self dictator
44 BCE - assasinated

Octavian Augustus

44 BCE

Pax Romana

27 BC - 180 AD

Jewish War

66 ce - 70 ce

End of Persecution

312 Ce - 313 CE

Constantine

Unification of China

Laozi

600 BCE - 500 BCE

Confucius

551 BCE - 479 BCE

Shang Yang

390 bc - 338 bc

Menicus

372 BCE - 289 BCE

Xunzi

298 BCE - 238 BCE

Han Feizi

280 BCE - 233 BCE

Qin Dynasty

221 BCE - 207 BCE

Han Dynasty

206 BCE - 220 CE

Paper

105 BCE