The greatest empire of ancient times

In less than 70 years, beginning around 560 B.C. Persia’s Achaemenid Kings brought together all the disparate nations of the ancient Middle East into a single political unit. More

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The world first postal service of Darius the Great

To ensure the control and development of his immense empire, the persian Achaemenid King Darius the Great connected his cities by means of a network of stone-paved roads, along which caravans could journey safely and comfortably, More