It carried one and a half tons of copper bullion from Cyprus inside its hold
We are still discovering our past...
Archaeologists argue that the part of the ancient city of Piraeus situated within the port area should be protected
The history books may have to be revised...
The remains of the victory monument still survive adjacent to Nicopolis, the largest ancient ruined city in Greece
The inscription was unearthed near what appears to be a monumentally-large bathhouse which was in use until the sixth century
Researchers discovered ancient texts hidden beneath years of writing in the manuscripts at St. Catherine's Monastery
Acre was a strategically significant Mediterranean port, and controlling it was key to controlling access to the rest of the region
But there seem to be quite a few caveats to these claims
Uruk is the biblical city of Erech, the second city of the kingdom of Nimrod in Shinar (Genesis 10:10)