Ardashir Conquers and the Persians, to CE 241

Ardashir Conquers During the war between Marcus Aurelius and the Parthians (the years 162-66) the Great Pestilence not only devastated the Romans, it threw the economy of the Parthian Empire into decline. While the Roman Empire was busy with German intrusions, plague and a rapid turnover in emperors, the Parthian Empire disintegrated. The Parthians no… Continue reading Ardashir Conquers and the Persians, to CE 241