The Ancient Greeks: From Arrival to Glory 2000–479 BCE

Video and Podcast Links

“Cyrus the Great and the Rise of the Persian Empire”

UC Irvine professor Touraj Daryaee speaks about Cyrus the Great in conjunction with the Cyrus Cylinder exhibition at the Asian Art Museum.

“The Trojan War”

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Trojan War, one of the central events of Ancient Greek mythology.


Web Links


“Dead Sea Scrolls”

The Israel Museum, in partnership with Google, has put digitalized copies of The Dead Sea Scrolls on the web.


“Tudor Parfitt’s Remarkable Quest,”

Nova report on Lost Tribes of Israel.


“Canaan and Ancient Israel”

The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology presents a brief website on their Canaan exhibit.

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