If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him more than if you gave him a drink. — Sophocles

Antiochus III

(Antiochus the Great)

241–187 BC
Civilization: Greek — Syria
   Field of Renown:  monarch — King
Era:  Macedonian

King of Syria who warred with Rome in Thrace and Asia Minor.

Other Resources


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Book Links
Roman Conquests  in  The Story of the Romans  by  H. A. Guerber
Death of Hannibal  in  The Story of Rome  by  Mary Macgregor
How Hannibal Fought and Died  in  Historical Tales: Roman  by  Charles Morris