Ancient and Medieval history

From the Standard of Ur to the Crusades!

Where do we think humans come from? How and why have we developed as a species. This tutorial attempts to give an overview of these truly fundamental questions. From human evolution (which is covered in more depth in the biology playlist) to the development of agriculture, this tutorial will give you an appreciation of where we've been (and maybe where we're going).

A high level overview that puts the ancient Egyptians, Mesopotamians, Persians, Greeks and Romans in context in time and geography.

Greece fights off the Persians and enters its Golden Era, only to breakdown into the Peloponnesian war and eventual conquest by the Macedonians.