Medes

Earliest record: -1300
Last record: -550

Language family: Iranian

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YearsAction
-1300-900Located in [1]
-900-800Migrated to [1]
-900-550Located in
-600Conquered [2]
-600-550Located in
-590-585Attacked [3]

Location Info

  1. E of Zagros Mts, & N of Caspian Sea.
  2. Zagros Mt area, TR
  3. {Zagros Mt area, TR} *{313-20}*
  4. Urartu (modern Azerbadjan, capital at Sakiz, controlled lands W of Halys R).
  5. {Urartu (modern Azerbadjan, capital at Sakiz, controlled lands W of Halys R).} *{122-16}*
  6. W AM at Sardis nr Izmir

References

  1. Catalysts of Civilization. 1979. pp. 56, No. 3. In Barraclough, Geoffrey, (ed.). Times Atlas of World History. Time Books Limited, London. 360 pp.
  2. Rice, Tamara Talbot. 1957. Die Skythen. Verlag M. DuMont Schauberg, Cologne. 262 pp.
  3. Lloyd, S.H.F. and P.H.J. Houwink ten Cate. 1976. Ancient Anatolia. pp. 813-825. In The New Encyclopaedia Britannica. Macropaedia. Volume 1. Encyclopaedia Britannica, Chicago.