Parthians

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Middle Eastern Empires - 117 AD: The Roman and Parthian Empires
... The wars between Rome and the Parthian Empire, which took place roughly from 53 BC to 217 AD, were a unique episode in classical antiquity ... civilized world around the Mediterranean, The Parthians were a constant thorn in the Roman side ... When Roman expansion reached Mesopotamia, the Parthian Empire had already been prospering as a major power whose outskirts reached far into the east and trade routes ran ...
Full Translation Of The Behistun Inscription - Column Two - Revolt of The Parthians
... (35) King Darius says The Parthians and Hyrcanians revolted from me, and they declared themselves on the side of Phraortes ... At a city in Parthia called Višpauzâtiš he fought a battle with the Parthians ...
Centurion (novel) - Main Characters - Parthians
... Metaxes - Prince and heir to the throne of Parthia, sent to warn Longinus of Parthian intervention. ...
Legacy Of The Indo-Greeks - Greek Cities
... Some Greek cities seem to have remained intact under Parthian rule Isidorus of Charax in his 1st century CE "Parthian stations" itinerary described "Alexandropolis, the metropolis of ... And the Parthians call this White India there are the city of Biyt and the city of Pharsana and the city of Chorochoad (Haraxvat) and the city of Demetrias then Alexandropolis, the metropolis of Arachosia it ... As far as this place the land is under the rule of the Parthians." —"Parthians stations", 1st century CE ...
Parthia - History - Under The Achaemenids
... As the region inhabited by Parthians, Parthia first appears as a political entity in Achaemenid lists of governorates ("satrapies") under their dominion ... seizure of the Achaemenid throne by Darius I, the Parthians united with the Median king Phraortes to revolt against him ... The Parthians also appear in Herodotus' list of peoples subject to the Achaemenids the historiographer treats the Parthians, Chorasmians, Sogdians and Areioi as peoples of a single ...