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Unformatted text preview: trading and marching armies Had a great, well trained, well equipped army 332 BC Egypt conquered by Alexander the Great 30 BC Egypt conquered by Rome Persian Religion : Zoroastianism Struggle between good creator god Ahura Mazda and darkness (evil / untruth) Ahriman Zoroaster lived @ 1200 BC Avesta collection of Zoroasters teachings, not his writings Not monotheistic religion Mithras sun god, part of a mystery religion Impacted later religions good and evil Judaism and Christianity...
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- Fall '08