Tuesday, March 13, 2007

Ancient People, Events and Literature

Notable Events and People
Great flood/ Sumerian civilization/ Hammurabi/ Judaism/ Trojan War/ David/ Solomon/ Nebuchadnezzar/ Persia/ Buddhism/ Athens/ Pericles/ Peloponnesian Wars/ Socrates/ Plato/ Aristotle/ Alexander the Great/ Carthage/ Rome/ Punic Wars/ The Maccabees/ Julius Caesar/ Marc Antony/ Cleopatra/ Augustus Caesar/ The Roman Empire/ Jesus Christ.

Literary Works
The Epic of Gilgamesh
War of the Gods
The Poem of Baal
Rig Veda

Poem of Aqhat
Hebrew Bible
Christian Bible

Old Testament: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuternonmy, Joshua, Judges, Ruth, Samuel I and II, Kings I and II, Chronicles I and II, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, The Song of Songs, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekial, Daniel, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Habakkuk, Zephanian, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi

The Apocrypha: Ezdra I, Ezdra II, Tobit, Judith, Additions to Esther, The Wisdom of Solomon, Ecclesiasticus or the Wisdom of Jesus, Son of Sirach; Baruch, Letter of Jeremiah, Prayer of Azariah or the Song of the the Three, Susanna and the Elders; Daniel, Bel and the Snake; The Prayer of Manasseh, The First Book of the Maccabees, The Second Book of he Maccabees.

The Vedas
Works and Days
. Hesiod.
Iliad. Homer.
Spring and Autumn Annals.
[Greek] Epic Cycle

Prometheus Bound. Aeschylus.
Ramayana. Valmiki.
The Frogs. Aristophanes
Iphigenia in Aulis. Euripides
Oedipus at Colonus. Sophocles.
The Suppliant Women. Aeschylus.
The Persians. Aeschylus.
Seven Against Thebes. Aeschylus.
Antigone. Sophocles.
Alcestis. Euripides
Medea. Euripides.
The History. Herodotus.
History of the Peloponnesean War. Thucydides.
Oedipus Rex. Sophocles.
Hippolytus. Euripides.
The Children of Heracles. Euripides.
Hecuba. Euripides.
The Knights. Aristophanes.
The Clouds. Aristophanes.
The Wasps. Aristophanes.
The Peace. Aristophanes.
The Suppliant Women. Euripides.
Ion. Euripides.
The Trojan Women. Euripides.
Lysistrata. Aristophanes.
The Birds. Aristophanes.
Electra. Sophocles.
Iphigenia in Tauris. Euripides.
Electra. Euripides.
Helen. Euripides.
The Women Who Celebrate the Thesmophoria. Aristophanes.
The Phoenician Women. Euripides.
Orestes. Euripides.
The Bacchants. Euripides. \
The Mencius. Mencius.
The Republic. Plato.
Poetics. Aristotle.
Hsun Tzu. Hsun Ch’ing.
Miles Gloriosus. Plautus.
On the Nature of Things. Lucretius.
Commentaries on the Gallic War. Julius Caesar.
De Amicitia (friendship). Cicero.
De Senectute (old age). Cicero.
Bucolics. Vergil.
Georgics. Vergil.
Aeneid. Vergil.
Ars Poetica (The Art of Poetry). Horace.

1 comment:

Lisbet said...

Keep up the good work.