In this episode we move across the Bosporus into the Eastern Provinces and explore Anatolia, Syria, Palestine and Egypt. We then take a look at the neighbours of the Empire and see what the Persians are up to before moving on to the Arabs, Armenians and other peoples from the Caucus mountains.
Map 1: The Roman Empire c400 AD. Although a century earlier than our story this map lets you see the Eastern Provinces in great detail.
(Author: Konstantinos Plakidas, Source Website: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Cplakidas)
Map 2: The map below shows the Roman-Persian frontier in late Antiquity.
(Author: Konstantinos Plakidas as well)
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