Darius the Great: 9 Facts About The King Of Kings

A mighty leader and administrative genius, Darius the Great ruled the Achaemenid Empire at the height of its powers. Stretching from the Balkans in the West to the Indus Valley in the East, Persia was the largest empire the ancient world had ever seen. Darius was the architect of a mighty civilization, building great palaces and constructing the impressive Royal Road. He revolutionized the economy, unified currency, and measurement across the empire, and overhauled the legal system.

Darius the Great: 9 Facts About The King Of Kings

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