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For two hundred years, from the second one half the 6th century to the a long time ahead of 330 BC, the Persian dynasty of the Achaemenids governed an immense empire stretching from the Mediterranean Sea to Afghanistan and India. the nice Kings Dareios I and Xerxes I even attempted to overcome Greece and the northern Black Sea territories. even if they failed, elements of Thrace did turn into a part of their dominion for a brief interval. The query regularly rises as to why the good Kings have been attracted to the western and northern Pontic zones. unlike a number of the different satrapies, corresponding to Egypt, Phoenicia and Syria, the Black Sea had no wealthy towns or provinces to supply. One attainable solution could be the need to overcome all the pieces of the identified global. After 479 BC, it sounds as if the nice Kings stated the truth that the coast and the Caucasus shaped the normal borders in their Empire. The satraps, however, couldn't steer clear of changing into curious about the affairs of the Black Sea sector so one can protect the frontiers that they had proven. they'd to include the Greeks, as permitted population in their province, into the Persian administrative procedure. most likely they completed this by way of granting them the monopoly in sea exchange and utilizing the Anatolian Greeks because the major lively bearers and transmitters of Persian customs and tradition. extra study into this bankruptcy of Persian heritage continues to be required.

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