scythian mummy facial reconstruction The Scythians were an ancient Iranic people of horse-riding nomadic pastoralists who, throughout classical antiquity, dominated the Pontic-Caspian steppe, known at the time as Scythia.
Ancient Ruins From The City of Troy. Troy was a city in northwest Anatolia in what is now Turkey. It is best known for being the setting of the Trojan War described in the Iliad, one of the two epic poems attributed to Homer. This war revealed military strategies accompanied with potent techniques as well as the endurance of the armies during classical antiquity.
Classical Antiquity-- (also the classical era, classical period or classical age) is a broad term for a long period of cultural history centered on the Mediterranean Sea, comprising the interlocking civilizations of ancient Greece and ancient Rome, collectively known as the Greco-Roman world. It is the period in which Greek and Roman society flourished and wielded great influence throughout Europe, N Africa and SW Asia.