Middle Eastern History

The ancient Middle East was home to the first civilizations in world history. These developed and flourished for millennia before falling victim to foreign invaders.

The region continued its tradition of amazing cultural innovation, however, giving birth to such great religions as Judaism, Zoroastrianism, Mithraism and Christianity.

We’ve just updated our article with more on the history of the Middleast which can be found here

By Jonnie Grieve