Day archives: October 17th, 2021

Fighting to Live: A Story About the Battle of Sardarabad

Fighting to Live: A Story About the Battle of Sardarabad

In May of 1918, a tattered Armenian Nation on the cusp of oblivion collected the soldiers and farmers who remained and marched to Sardarabad. It was the last stop of the ravenous Ottoman Turkish army before reaching Armenia’s capital, Yerevan. This is a semi-fictional story about the Battle of Sardarabad. [dropcap size=small]T[/dropcap]he sun shone brightly …

Ancient Armenia – World History Encyclopedia

Ancient Armenia - World History Encyclopedia

Ancient Armenia, located in the south Caucasus area of Eurasia, was settled in the Neolithic era but its first recorded state proper was the kingdom of Urartu from the 9th century BCE. Incorporated into the Persian Empire of Cyrus the Great in the 6th century BCE, the Orontid dynasty ruled as Persian satraps, a function they performed for their next overlords the Macedonians and Seleucid Empire into the …