Classical Period (600 BCE to 600 CE)

Events

Formation of Persian empire

550 BCE

Beginnings of Roman republic

500 BCE - 450 BCE

Athenian culture

470 BCE - 430 BCE

Hellenistic period

300 BCE - 100 BCE

Mayan Civilization

300 BCE

Roman expansion in North Africa

264 BCE - 140 BCE

Development of horse collar and water mill

202 BCE

Invention of paper and compass

23 CE

Mochica culture

200 CE - 700 CE

Nasca culture

200 CE - 500 CE

Rise of Axum

300 CE

formation of Eastern empire

312 CE

Chinese script imported

400 CE