Lecture on Ancient Greek civilization’s role in world history delivered

2019-10-18 13:20:02

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Professor Toracharkhan Chagataikhan, Director of Institute of World history, Culture and Architecture of the Russian Federation, delivered a lecture on ‘The role of Ancient Greek civilization in world history’ at the Institute of History and Archeology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences.

During his lecture, Professor Chagataikhan discussed about his detailed historic studies on the contributions of Ancient Greek philosophers including Gerodit, Hippocrates, Arhimedes, Pifagor, Platone, Sokrates and Aristotetle in development of world sciences, and the political relationship in between medieval Mongolian Empire and the Byzantine Empire, especially the father-in-law relationship of Emperor Michael VIII Palaiologos with Golden Horde and Ilkhanat.