The Ancient World
The Ancient World
Scott C.
LATEST SERIES – THEA (tracing the disintegration of the Seleucid Empire)
Episode T18 – Tigranes
37 minutes Posted Apr 10, 2020 at 8:04 am.
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    Synopsis:  The death of King Philip I marks the official end of the Seleucid line.  Invited by the Antiochenes to rule them, King Tigranes II of Armenia proceeds to conquer all of Syria – including Cleopatra Selene’s stronghold of Ptolemais-Akko.  But Tigranes’ refusal to abandon […]