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The Emergence of Medes and Persians
The Deeds of Cyrus the Great
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Abarnahara Achaemenes Achaemenid Agbatana Ahuramazda Akkadian Alexander Anshan Apadana Aramaic Armenia army Arsames Artabazos Artaphernes Artaxerxes Asia Minor Assyrian Astyages Athenians Athens Babylon Babylonian Baktria Bardiya battle Behistun brother called Cambyses campaign Caria Caspian cavalry Cilicia cities claimed command conquest court Ctesias Cyrus Cyrus the Younger Darius I's Daskyleion east Eastern Egypt Egyptian Elam Elamite empire Euphrates evidence expedition fact father fifth century fleet Gobryas governor Greece Greek Greek writers Herodotus Hinz Hydarnes infantry inscriptions Iran Iranian King King's land later Lydian Magi Mardonios Medes Median Megabyxos mentioned military mountain Nabunaid Naksh-i Rustam nobles Old Persian Orontes Otanes Oxus palace Parsua Pasargadai perhaps Persepolis Persepolis tablets Persis Pharnabazos Phoenicians Plate Plutarch presumably probably reign reliefs revolt river royal rule Saka Sardis satrap says scholars Scythian seems sent ships silver Spartan speaks Strabo Susa throne Tiribazos Tissaphernes tomb tribute troops West Xenophon Xerxes Yauna Zagros