The role of one significant individual in the Mediterranean world and the Asian world.
one of: Leonidas or Pericles, Hatshepsut or Rameses II, Julius Caesar or Augustus
and one of: Chandragupta Maurya or Ashoka, Confucius or Qin Shi Huang
Ancient History Encyclopedia- Leonidas provides biographical information about Leonidas, his family and the battle of Thermopylae
History - Leonidas information about Leonidas and the Spartans, including video clips
About.com Leonidas Information on Leonides, the Battle of Thermopylae and the Persian wars.
People of Ancient Greece - Pericles biographical information about Pericles and his role as a statesman in Athens
Bio.com- Pericles synopsis of his early life and political career, includes examples of web page citation
The woman who was king Biographical information including a video clip
Bio.com- Hatshepsut Overview and quick facts
PBS: Rameses II Basic information with links including videos
Tour Egypt: Rameses II Overview with links
BBC: Rameses II Facts with links
Ancient History Encyclopedia- Rameses II Information and links on early life, campaigns and battles and legacy.
PBS; Julius Caesar Brief overview with links
History.com Julius Caesar Link to printable page of brief facts including death
Ancient History Encyclopedia- Julius Caesar Biographical information on early life, conquests, death and aftermath.
Bio.com - Julius Caesar Biographic information and quick facts.
History.com Augustus Brief overview with video clips and links
Ancient History Encyclopedia- Augustus Timeline, links and brief information.
BBC: Augustus Brief overview
History World: Augustus Overview with links.
Ancient History Encyclopedia Information on liberation of India, government, abdication and death, includes timeline
About.com: Chandragupta Maurya Information on early life and conquest, includes timeline.
Encyclopedia Britannica Chandragupta Maurya Overview with links.
Encyclopedia.com - Chandragupta Maurya Brief overview.
Ancient History Encyclopedia- Ashoka Overview with links and video clip.
Encyclopedia Britannica: Ashoka Overview with links.
Famous People : Ashoka Quick facts and information on reign, battles and achievements.
The edicts of King Ashoka Information on the Edicts of King Ashoka and more.
Ancient History Encyclopedia- Confucius Information on early life and works, includes links.
Bio.com -Confucius Information on philosophy, teachings and ethics.
Encyclopedia Britannica: Confucius Brief overview.
The famous people: Confucius Quick facts, early life, philosophy and ethics, includes pictures and quotes.
Qin Shi Huang
Ancient History Encyclopedia- Shi Huangti Information of early life and Qin Empire, includes timeline, links and video clip.
BBC Qin Shi Huang: The ruthless emperor who burned books Information on establishing the world's first truly centralised bureaucratic empire and unifying many systems including writing.
British Museum Qin Shihuangdi- The rise to power Overview of the unification of China and the ruling of a Empire, including standardisation of coinage.
China Travel Guide Qin Shi Huang: the First Emperor of China Information and links on the First Emperor of China, includes the Great Wall and Terracotta Warriors.