Xenophon's Defense of Socrates
Xenophon (430-354 BCE) was an early disciple of Socrates and a...
Hesiod on the Birth of the Gods
The Greek poet Hesiod (c. 700 BCE) is most famous for his works...
Pausanius' Guide To Ancient Athens
Pausanius was a 2nd century CE writer who traveled extensively...
The Banquet Stele of Ashurnasirpal II
When he came to the throne in 884 BCE, Ashurnasirpal II had to...
The Life of Diogenes of Sinope in Diogenes Laertius
Diogenes of Sinope (c. 404-323 BCE) was a Greek Cynic philosopher...
The Life of Crates of Thebes in Diogenes Laertius
Crates of Thebes (l. c. 360-280 BCE) was one of the most important...