Portfolio Category: Diplomacy

How Terrorist Groups End

How Terrorist Groups End

All terrorist groups eventually end. But how? Most modern groups have ended because they joined the political process or local police and intelligence agencies arrested key members. This has significant ...
Darius the Great, Kings of Kings II

Darius the Great, Kings of Kings II

Although often relegated to the role of slavish cannon fodder for Sparta’s spears, the Achaemenid Persian empire had a glorious heritage. Under a single king, they created the greatest empire ...
Chronicles of the Barbarians

Chronicles of the Barbarians

This class will explore a compilation of primary sources that presents dozens of striking accounts of the exotic customs and fierce deeds of those considered barbarians by eyewitness writers from ...
World Geography – Strange Maps

World Geography – Strange Maps

Europe used to be just one corner of the world, and a fairly peripheral one in historical terms. But in the colonial era, Europe set itself up as the center ...
Medieval World History

Medieval World History

Turmoil, crisis & the creation of states. From the sophisticated society of Central Asia to the horrors of the Black Death, the Middle Ages were a period of massive social ...