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Unformatted text preview: Achaemnid Military forces not standardized, single army, diverse collection of unit from Satraps Near Eastern Empires universality and imperial ideology hierarchy administration Achaemenid Empire speed of conquest, rapid local diversity and autonomy revolts and rebellions imperial succession Local Autonomy: jews in the Achaemenid Empire free to do their own thing coined their own money temple rebuilt, 6 th c. BC-bring printed copy, also online http://archserve.id.ucsb.edu/history/lee/2a/-only cite text, not research ppr bronze and Iron developed 3000-500BC new tools, etc the Behistun Inscription of Darius Document 5: Herodotus, Persian ideals...
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