Royal Bonds: How the Mother, Wife, and Daughter of Darius III Became F... 28/12/2016 History
27 December, 2016 - By Natalia Klimczak Alexander the Great abruptly ended the reign of Darius III, and with it he saw the demise of the Achaemenid ...View Details»

Why Is Modern Iran So Sensitive to Treason? Ancient History. ... 10/08/2016 History
Most countries don’t tolerate traitors, but Iran is particularly sensitive. Akhi 18 By Akhilesh Pillalamarri August 09, 2016 Any country would be unne...View Details»

Darius III: a paradigm of failure ... 11/02/2015 History
The last ruler of the Persian empire will always be eclipsed by his famous adversary Alexander the Great, according to a review of Darius by Pierre Br...View Details»

Negareh: Achaemenid Dariush Alexander Battle Issus.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Achaemenid king Dariush 3. gives battle to Macedonian Alexander at Issus. Albrecht Altdorfer painting on limewood. Dariush leaves the battlefield lea...View Details»

Negareh: Achaemenid Dariush Family Alexander.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Family of Achaemenid king Dariush the 3d became captive after the Battle of Issus with Macedonian Alexander. Dariush deserted the battlefield leaving ...View Details»

Negareh: Achaemenid Dariush Family Alexander Issus.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Sisygambis, mother of Dariush 3d and the rest of his family: his wife, daughters, and 5 year old son became captive after Dariush deserted at the Batt...View Details»

Negareh: Achaemenid Barsineh Alexander Harp.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Achaemenid and his concubine Barsineh (Statira 2.) playing Harp in an illustration from 1890. Barsineh or Statira 2nd (340/339-320) was the daughter D...View Details»

Negareh: Achaemenid Battle Of Issus.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
A painting featuring the Battle Of Issus between armies Achaemenid Dariush 3. and Macedonian Alexander in 333 BC in which Dariush deserted the battlef...View Details»

Negareh: Achaemenid Battle Of Issus 333BC.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
The Battle Of Issus 333BC ended with Persian loss: Painting by Albrecht Altdorfer in 1529.Dariush 3. gathered a large army from the depths of the empi...View Details»

Negareh: Alexander Dariush III Issus Mosaic.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Mosaic shows The Battle of Issus (or the Battle at Issus) occurred in southern Anatolia, in November 333 BC. The invading troops, led by the young Ale...View Details»