This category lists sites which focus on people of historical significance who lived during the period of the ancient Persian Empire.
A listing with links to information on the individuals.
Information on the royal dynasty.
A biography as written by Plutarch in 75 A.C.E.
Artaxerxes IV - Arses
An Achaemenid king who ruled 338-336 B.C.E.
A brief biography of the king, son of King Cyrus.
A vivid account of the invasion of the African Desert.
An article of the king's demise at the hands of King Cyrus.
An account of his life and achievements with information on his resting place in Pasargade, his Charter of the Rights of Nations, and a replica bas-relief.
A king and founder of the Achaemenid empire.
Cyrus of Anšan
A brief article of a king, the grandfather of King Cyrus the Great.
Cyrus the Great
Brief biographical sketch of the first Achaemenian king.
Cyrus the Younger
The story of the prince (424/423-401), who revolted against his brother, King Artaxerxes II Mnemon.
Darius the Great
The life of a king, whose reign lasted from 522 to 486.
A chronological list with names.
A chronological list with names and images.
When Cyrus the Great Was a Boy
Paper by Xenophon.
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