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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Achaemenid_Empire

The Achaemenid Empire also called the First Persian Empire, was an empire based in Western ... The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, was built in a Hellenistic style in the empire as well. .... and rights for all people, so long as subjects paid their taxes and kept the peace.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_relations_of_the_Great_Powers_(1814%E2%80%931919)

This article covers worldwide diplomacy and, more generally, the international relations of the ... The quiet century was shattered by World War I (1914–18), which was unexpected in its timing, duration, casualties, and long-term impact. ..... a particularly eventful one in the world outside Britain, seeing the Unification of Italy, ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empire

An empire is defined as "an aggregate of nations or people ruled over by an emperor or other .... The Unification of Germany as the empire accreted to the Prussian .... In western Asia, the term "Persian Empire" came to denote the Iranian imperial .... It became the largest empire in world history, encompassing one quarter of ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_was_the_concept_of_One_World_or_the_unification_of_all_people_important_to_Persia

Why was the concept of One World or the unification of all people important to Persia? ... Which concepts played the biggest role in the unifications of Italy and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Sicily

The history of Sicily has been influenced by numerous ethnic groups. It has seen Sicily .... These city states were an important part of classical Greek civilization, which ... By the end of the war in (242 BC), and with the death of Hiero II, all of Sicily except ... It was also during this period that we find one of the very first Christian ...

www.ancient.eu/Mesopotamia

Other important developments or inventions credited to the Mesopotamians include, ... As the Babylonians believed that water was the 'first principle' from which all else ... Along with expectations that one would honor one's elders and treat people ... Mesopotamia gave birth to the world's first cities which were largely built of ...

apworldipedia.com/index.php?title=Key_Concept_2.2_The_Development_of_States_and_Empires

Apr 27, 2017 ... Persian Empire; Qin and Han Empire; Mauryan and Gupta Empires ... One of the most important things the Qin did was create a bureaucracy. .... The Romans thought these basic precepts were universal to all people; .... Some slavery was practiced in all classical civilizations, but the Mediterranean world ...

www.persepolis.nu/timeline.htm

Information about: The Persian History Timeline and the origin of human civilizations, ... Susa later played an important part in Babylonian opposition to the brutal .... Cyrus the Great had a concept of One World and the Unification of All People ...

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Located in Western Europe, France is one of the world's oldest countries, and its reach ... the globe through science, politics, economics and perhaps above all, culture. ... areas, the country's roughly 126 million people lead a distinctly urban lifestyle. ... and coastlines that stretch along the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf.

www.shsu.edu/~his_ncp/Greece.html

An important theme in Greek history is the multiple identities of its civilization. ... by Greeks, so the Greek national identity transcended any one state. ... Current evidence suggests that Greece was settled by people from the Near East, .... Persia's king, Xerxes, planned to lead a huge expedition to conquer all the Greek states.