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Darius the Great

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Darius the Great was the third king of the Persian Achaemenid Empire. He ruled the empire at its peak, when it included much of West Asia, the Caucasus, Central Asia, parts of the Balkans, portions of north and northeast Africa including Egypt eastern Libya, coastal Sudan, Eritrea, as well as most of Pakistan, the Aegean Islands and northern Greece / Thrace-Macedonia. A major event in Darius's life was his expedition to punish Athens and Eretria for their aid in the Ionian Revolt and subjugate Greece. Darius expanded his empire by conquering Thrace and Macedon and invading Scythia. He organized a new uniform monetary system, along with making Aramaic the official language of the empire. Darius also worked on construction projects throughout the empire. Darius devised a codification of laws for Egypt. Darius also started many massive architectural projects, including magnificent palaces in Persepolis and Susa.
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ISBN
9781304945013
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Green King Press
Published
March 16, 2014
Language
English
File Format
ePub
File Size
133.41 KB

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