Pausanias, born probably in Lydia in Asia Minor, was a Greek of the 2nd century CE, about 120–180, who traveled widely , filled out with historical accounts and events and digressions on facts and wonders of nature. His chief interest was the monuments of art and architecture, especially the most famous of them;Pausanias, Description of Greece, Pausanias, Description of Greece, Volume II: Books 3-5 (Laconia, Messenia, Elis 1) LCL 188
Description of Greece, Volume I: Books 1-2 (Attica and Corinth) (Loeb Classical Library) by Pausanias. $24.00. Publisher: Loeb Classical Library (January 1, 1918). 496 pages. Publication: January 1, 1918
Pausanias, Description of Greece, Volume V: Maps, Plans, Illustrations, and General Index Pausanias, born probably in Lydia in Asia Minor, was a Greek of the 2nd century CE, about 120–180, who travelled widely not only in Asia Minor, Palestine, Egypt and North Africa, but also in Greece and in Italy, including Rome. He left a description of Greece in ten books, which is like a topographical guidebook or tour of Attica, the Peloponnese, and central Greece LCL 298
Dio Cassius, Roman History, Volume III: Books 36-40 LCL 53: Dio Cassius (Cassius Dio), ca. 150– 235 CE, was born at Nicaea in Bithynia in Asia Minor. On the death of his father (Roman governor of Cilicia) he went in 180 to Rome, entered the Senate, and under the emperor Commodus was an advocate. He held high offices, becoming a close friend of several emperors. He was made governor of Pergamum and Smyrna; consul in 220; proconsul of Africa; governor of Dalmatia and then of Pannonia;
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870. It tells the story of Captain Nemo and his submarine Nautilus as seen from the perspective of Professor Pierre Aronnax.