The Seleucid Empire

323 - 60 B.C

Seleucus I Nicator

Σέλευκος Α΄ Νικάτωρ

The Seleucid Empire: A brief outline ( 323 - 60 B.C. )

The death of Alexander and the Diadochi Wars

The First War of the Diadochi, 322-320 BC

The Second War of the Diadochi, 319-315 BC

The Third War of the Diadochi, 314-311 BC

 Founding of the Seleucid Dynasty

The Fourth War of the Diadochi, 308-301 BC,

The Battle of Ipsus

 map of the Selecuid Empire after the battle of Ipsus 301 B.C.


Seleucus, the builder

Seleucid Administration

The Death of Seleucus

Antiochus I Soter( r. 281 - 261 BC. )

Antiochus II Theos (286?46 BC)

Bactrian Greek Revolt

Rise of the Parthans

victories of Ptolemaic Egypt

Seleucus II Callinicus ( r. 246-225 B.C.)

Antiochus III the Great (241-187 B.C.)

Map : Seleuid Empire around 200 B.C.

Seleucus IV Philopator (187-175 BC)

Further Decline


influence of the Seleucid Empire on Persia

Seleucid Religion, Architecture , Art

The Seleucid army