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Map - 89 BC First Mithritadic War 774 viewsA map of the Middle east, Greece and Asia minor, showing the states at the breakout of the first Mithridatic war, 89 BC. Bithynia, light red, is shown as a client kingdom of Rome, dark red. Pontus is shown in dark green.
Map - Ancient India and Southeast Asia922 views
Map - Ancient Empires of the East836 views
Map - Kingdoms of the Diadochi 200 BC661 viewsKingdoms of the Diadochi (Successors of Alexander the Great's Macedonian empire) at the beginning of the struggle with Rome about 200 BC.
Map - The Fertile Crescent670 viewsThis map shows the location and extent of the Fertile Crescent, a region in the Middle East incorporating Ancient Egypt; the Levant; and Mesopotamia.
Map - Baktrian Kingdom690 views
Map - Kushan Empire610 views
Map - Macedonia, Thracia, Illyria, Moesia et Dacia489 views
Map - Ancient Assyrian Empire, Persian Empire And other Kingdoms693 views
Map - Ancient South West Asia669 views
Map - Orbis veteribus Notus442 views
Map - Mycenaean Greece, Egypt, Mesopotamia, etc. 1450 BC 680 viewsThe period of Mycenean Greece ran from about 1600-1100 B.C. and ended with the Greek Dark Age. This is the period described in Homer's Iliad and Odyssey. At the end of the Mycenean period, writing was abandoned.
Map - Ancient Oriens - Caspian Area and Eastward - Media, Persis, Parthia, Bactria, etc.612 views
Map - China Qin Empire 210 BC514 viewsAs part of his unification of China in 221 BC, Qin Shi Huang divided his empire into thirty six commanderies, each subdivided into an number of counties. The significance of the administrative reforms was its introduction of a uniformly centralised system of imperial control. The system was followed by the Han Dynasty, though with a certain degree of compromise. Thereafter, the system became the norm for later dynasties and eventually evolved into the present administrative structure of Mainland China. See: Political divisions of China.

The location of the Yellow River and commandery seats follows Tan Qixiang (ed.), Zhongguo lishi ditu (中国历史地图集), 1982. Note that the Yellow River is considerably to the north of its present flow.

The coloured territories show the approximate extent of Qin political control at the death of Qin Shi Huang in 210 BC. At that time more commanderies were added to the original thirty six, and these are also shown on the map.
Armenia, Commagene, Sophene, Osrhoene, parts of the Parthian and Roman Empires, 50 A.D.40 viewsArmenia, Commagene, Sophene, Osrhoene, and parts of the Parthian and Roman Empires, as they would have been in 50 CE.
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