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Scythians in the Ancient World - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Scythians -- a Greek designation -- were an ancient group of people from Central Eurasia distinguished from others of the area by their customs and their contact ...
Ancient Steppes Tribes - The People Who Lived in the Ancient ...
The Cimmerians (Kimmerians) were Bronze Age communities of horsemen north of the Black Sea from the second millennium B.C. The Scythians drove them ...
Hercules and Echidna - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
In it, Herodotus describes one of the legends about the origin of the Scythians. This section deals with Hercules and his relationship with a serpentine monster ...
Who Were the Scythians - Asian History - About.com
The Scythians were a nomadic people who lived in Central Asia and parts of Eastern Europe between c. 900 BCE and c. 350 CE. Related to the Persians, but  ...
Scythians - About Archaeology
The Scythians were a nomadic horse-riding society that pretty much ruled all of Central Asia during the 6th and 7th centuries BC.
Jug with Scenes of Scythians - Greek - ca 350-325 BC - Art History
This gold vessel, buried with a woman and possibly used by a priestess for ritual purposes, is embellished with a relief frieze featuring three pairs of Scythians ...
Gothic History and Origins of the Goths - Ancient/Classical History
The ancient Greeks considered the Goths to be Scythians. The name Scythian is used in Herodotus (440 B.C.) to describe barbarians who lived on their horses ...
Who Were the Amazons? Did They Really Exist?
The area of the Steppes, where CSEN excavated, doesn't on its own contradict Herodotus' Scythian description. Among other evidence supporting the existence  ...
Events leading up to the Persian Wars - Ancient/Classical History
Going east, he conquered part of the Indian Subcontinent and attacked tribes of the Steppe, like the Scythians, but never conquered them. Nor was Darius able ...
History of Herodotus - Contents of the History of Herodotus
[Describes the origin of the Scythians.] Book 5 · Book 6 [Includes Battle of Marathon 490 B.C.] Book 7 [Includes Battle of Thermopylae 480 B.C.] Book 8 · Book 9 ...
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