Happy New Year from all of us here at Ancient World Magazine. Here’s a look back at the most popular articles of the past year.
The Prince of Persia series of games mixes medieval Persian story elements with older traditions, befitting a fairy-tale atmosphere.
The entanglement of Graeco-Roman and Indian Buddhist culture is well reflected in Gandharan art dating to the early centuries of our era.
In the 1930s, archaeologists made a remarkable discovery at Pompeii: an ivory figurine that was originally created in faraway India.
The Romans possessed the knowledge and technical skill necessary to treat cataracts to a decent extent.
War elephants are among the most impressive assets of ancient armies, but how big were these creatures?