Photo: Cambyses II was the son of Cyrus the Great (r. 559-530 BC), founder of the Persian Empire and its first dynasty. SOURCE “Promptuarii Iconum Insigniorum” Wikimedia Commons (Public Domain)
from Discovery News
Added: Nov 9, 2009
Archaeology: Ancient Lost Army Found?
“Has the lost army of Cambyses II been found? The Persian army of 50,000 soldiers supposedly perished in a sandstorm in ancient Egypt 2500 years ago. Researchers have located a valley of bones they think may belong to the fabled army.’ . . Text posted with video