Classical antiquity Classical antiquity also the classical era, classical period or classical age is the period of cultural history between the th century BC and the th or th century AD centered on the Mediterranean Sea, comprising the interlocking civilizations of ancient Greece and ancient Rome known as the Greco Roman world.It is the period in which Greek and Roman society flourished and wielded great Classical architecture History Origins Classical architecture is derived from the architecture of ancient Greece and ancient Rome With the collapse of the western part of the Roman empire, the architectural traditions of the Roman empire ceased to be practised in large parts of western Europe.In the Byzantine Empire, the ancient ways of building lived on but relatively soon developed into a distinct Byzantine style. The Internet Classics Archive searchable works of Home page, part of the Internet Classics Archive Browse and Comment Select from a list of works of classical literature by different authors, including user driven commentary and reader s choice Web sites Mainly Greco Roman works some Chinese and Persian , all in English translation. Timeless Myths Classical Mythology Explore the classical tales of ancient Greece and Rome Numerous tales of adventures and tragedy, and information about immortal gods, great families and brave heroes. Loeb Classical Library Harvard University Press The Loeb Classical Library is the only series of books which, through original text and English translation, gives access to our entire Greek and Latin heritage Convenient and well printed pocket volumes feature up to date text and accurate and literate English translations on each facing page The editors provide substantive introductions as well as essential critical and explanatory notes Classic Records vintage audiophile classical vinyl LPs vintage audiophile classical vinyl LPs Here is our latest listing, over LPs and a few CDs listed for sale. The Classical Roman Reader New Encounters with Ancient Western civilization is in many ways an outgrowth of the Roman Empire The Classical Roman Reader, which contains a collection of some of the finest and most important writing of the Roman period, brings the modern reader into direct contact with the literature, political thought, science, art and architecture, and psychology of classical Rome Here are the wonders of the Roman world presented Ancient History and Culture ThoughtCo Ancient History and Culture The Roman Empire and Qing Dynasty are now only ruins, but there s far to discover about the ancient world Explore classical history, mythology, language and literature, and learn about the many fascinating figures of the ancient world. Classic Revival page Ontario Architecture Panthon Interior The interior of the Panthon is clearly different from anything that would be found in either Classical Greece or Rome, but is also, clearly, based on those designs. National Junior Classical League Our purpose is to encourage an interest in and an appreciation of the language, literature, and culture of ancient Greece and Rome and to impart an understanding of the debt of our own culture to that of Classical antiquity.