Ancient mashed grapes over 6,500 years old were found in Greece. If true then grape wine production began in Ancient Greece and spread throught the mediterrranean world and the middle-east through trade routes.
An excellent talk comparing two soldiers, patriots and warriors.
One became the Father of a Great Nation, the other its Demon.
A talk based on his book by David R. Palmer,
given at Pritzker Military Library.
Free registration and membership is required to watch
Crowds are flocking to see the film “300” about the ancient Spartans’ last stand at the pass at Thermopylae against an invading Persian army. Yet many critics, in panning “300,” have alleged that the film is essentially historically inaccurate. Are they right?
by Victor Davis Hanson …. read more