High School History and Literature Series Supporting Links for Ancient World

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting

Year One General Links

History: 

Encyclopedia Britannica  This site is worth your time and purchase. Use the search function to explore each week’s topic, find historical articles, primary sources, and links to further study. Be sure your search is within the Scholar section.

National Geographic

Literature: 

Literature

Holman Bible Atlas

Ancient History Encyclopedia

Literature 

Ancient Literature

Plutarch

Week One

Human Origins

Radiocarbon Dating

Creation Perspectives

Origins of the Hebrew Bible

Flood Legends

Haydn’s Creation

Week Two

Stone Age

Hunter Gathering Societies

Stone Age Language

Cro Magnon

Prehistoric Art

Cave Painting Video 

Flood Story

Gilgamesh

Flood Tablet

Week Three

Ancient Mesopotamia

Week Four

The Rise of Cities

Week Five

Cuneiform Law 

Code of Nammu 

Mesopotamian Mythology

Week Six

Code of Hammurabi 

Hittite Law 

Week Seven

Old Kingdom Pharaohs 

Pyramid Songs

Week Eight

Egyption Mythology

Week Nine

Egyptian Book of the Dead

Week Ten

Mohenjo Daro

Ancient Indian Art

Week Eleven

Ancient Phoenicians

Phoenician Art 

Week Twelve

Abraham

Week Thirteen
Moses

Week Fourteen

Hebrew Bible 

Week Fifteen
Art 

Zoroastrianism

Week Sixteen
Week Seventeen

Celtic Mythology

Week 18

Ancient Chinese Buddha Heads

Japanese Mythology

Week 19

Greek Drama

Week 20

Mayan Mythology

Ancient Americans

Week 21

Thales

Sophocles

Sophocles

Week 22

Trojan War  

Sophocles

Wk. 23

Plutarch

Why Plutarch?

Plutarch

Wk. 24
Trojan War

Spartans

Spartan Military

Wk. 25

Athens

Socrates

Wk. 26

Greco-Persian Wars

Plato

Herodotus

Literature Analysis

Wk. 27

Peloponnesian War

Aristotle

Wk. 28
Alexander the Great

Macedonia

Ancient Greek Mythology

Wk. 29
Founding of Rome

Etruscans

Wk. 30

Punic Wars

Cicero

On the Nature of the Gods

Gallic Wars

Wk. 31

Ancient Romans

Roman Education

Roman Feast

Roman Mythology

Epictetus

Plato

Ovid

Wk. 32
Roman Mythology

Lucretius

Colosseum

Roman Architecture

Pompeii

Wk. 33

Parables

Passion of Christ

Julia Domna

Early Church

Athanasius

Wk. 34

Marcus Aurelius

Early Church

Paul

Wk. 35
Augustine

First Century Church

Tacitus

Wk. 36
Flavius Josephus

 

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