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Ancient Near East

  • 5110000-ane-bronze-cht-bcrxANE Bronze Age
    March 19, 2008 - Chart summarizing the periodization of the Bronze Age in the ancient Near East (5110000-ane-bronze-cht-bcrx)
  • 5110000-ane-deities-gra-cht-bcrxANE Deities
    July 25, 2008 - Two pages: Babylonian, Akkadian, and Sumerian pantheons compared; relationships to realms illustrated (5110000-ane-deities-gra-cht-bcrx)
  • 5110000-ane-ear-bronze-map-bcrxAncient Near East – Early Bronze Age
    September 9, 2008 - Relief map with sites and peoples (5110000-ane-ear-bronze-map-bcrx)

Ancient Greek

  • 5120000-conq-empire-alex-great-map-bcrxConquests and Empire of Alexander the Great
    September 5, 2008 - Relief map showing the routes of conquest, the key battles, and the resultant empire of Alexander the Great. (5120000-conq-empire-alex-great-map-bcrx)

Hellenistic Period

Ancient Roman History

  • 5141000-rom-bkg31-ital-peop-800bce-map-bcrxItalian Peoples c. 800 BCE
    November 30, 2011 - Relief map showing peoples of the Italian peninsula and its immediate surroundings c. 800 BCE (5141000-rom-bkg31-ital-peop-800bce-map-bcrx)
  • 5141000-rom-bkg32-italy-rome-latium-kings-map-bcrxLatium During Period of the Kings
    August 12, 2011 - Relief map of Latium during the period of the kings (5141000-rom-bkg32-italy-rome-latium-kings-map-bcrx)
  • 5142000-rom-bkg31-italy-latium-beg-rep-map-bcrxLatium at the Beginning of the Republic
    October 7, 2011 - Relief map of Latium during the period of the Republic (5142000-rom-bkg31-italy-latium-beg-rep-map-bcrx)
  • 5142000-rom-bkg42-legions-republic-gra-bcrxLegions of Rome (Republic)
    December 30, 2011 - Illustration of Rome's army during the Roman Republic; chart of Servian system (5142000-rom-bkg42-legions-republic-gra-bcrx)
  • 5142000-rom-rep509-027-1p7-5yr-tml-bcrxRoman Republic – Timelines
    December 12, 2011 - Two timelines, covering Rome's Early Republic (509–264 BCE) and Mid- and Late Republic (264–27 BCE) (5142000-rom-rep509-027-1p7-5yr-tml-bcrx)
  • 5142103-rom-rep133-078-gracchi-sulla-map-bcrxRoman Late Republic—from the Gracchi to Sulla
    September 3, 2012 - Map of the period of the Roman Late Republic, spanning from the rule of the Gracchi brothers through the rule of Sulla (133 to 78 BCE) (5142103-rom-rep133-078-gracchi-sulla-map-bcrx)
  • 5142130-rom-rep360-264-conquest-s-italy-map-bcrxRome’s Conquest of Southern Italy
    December 7, 2011 - Relief map relevant to Rome's conquest of southern Italy: 360–264 BCE — the closing period of the Early Republic (5142130-rom-rep360-264-conquest-s-italy-map-bcrx)
  • 5142203-rom-rep082-061-rise-of-pompey-map-bcrxRoman Late Republic—Rise of Pompey
    October 21, 2012 - Map of the period of the Roman Late Republic, centered upon the actions of Pompey (5142203-rom-rep082-061-rise-of-pompey-map-bcrx)
  • 5142204-rom-rep264-government-cht-bcrxRoman Government (264 BCE)
    December 30, 2011 - Organizational structure of the Roman government during the period of the Republic, c. 264 BCE (5142204-rom-rep264-government-cht-bcrx)
  • 5142210-rom-rep264-w-med-eve-punic-wars-map-bcrxWestern Mediterranean on the Eve of Punic Wars
    January 27, 2012 - Relief map highlighting the extent of the Carthaginian Empire and Roman Italia c. 264 BCE (5142210-rom-rep264-w-med-eve-punic-wars-map-bcrx)
  • 5142211-rom-rep264-241-1st-punic-war-map-bcrxFirst Punic War
    January 27, 2012 - Relief map of Sicily and surroundings, highlighting key battles of the First Punic War (5142211-rom-rep264-241-1st-punic-war-map-bcrx)
  • 5142221-rom-rep218-201-2nd-punic-war-han-map-bcrxHannibal’s Invasion and the Second Punic War
    February 24, 2012 - Relief map highlighting Hannibal and key battles (218-201 BCE) (5142221-rom-rep218-201-2nd-punic-war-han-map-bcrx)
  • 5142231-rom-rep202-146-success-east-map-bcrxRoman Successes in the East
    July 26, 2012 - Map showing the Roman successes in the Eastern Mediterranean c. 202–146 BCE (5142231-rom-rep202-146-success-east-map-bcrx)
  • 5142303-rom-rep058-045-caesar-gallic-civil-map-bcrxRoman Late Republic—Julius Caesar’s Gallic and Civil Wars
    November 20, 2012 - Map of the period of the Roman Late Republic centered upon the military career of Julius Caesar (58-45 BCE) (5142303-rom-rep058-045-caesar-gallic-civil-map-bcrx)

Medieval History

Modern History

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  • 2150000-wis-ane-wis-lit-cht-bcrxANE Wisdom Literature
    August 25, 2009 - Chart summarizing the "Wisdom Literature" of ANE (2150000-wis-ane-wis-lit-cht-bcrx)
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  • 5311000-phi-dis-epist-traditions-cht-bcrxEpistemology
    December 26, 2009 - Hierarchical chart of the epistemological traditions (5311000-phi-dis-epist-traditions-cht-bcrx)
  • 5311200-phi-dis-epist-knowl-faith-choice-cht-bcrxKnowledge, Faith, and Choice
    November 10, 2008 - Flowchart of knowledge, faith, and choice: the progression (5311200-phi-dis-epist-knowl-faith-choice-cht-bcrx)


Ancient Philosophy

Medieval Philosophy

Modern Philosophy


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