Adopted by ReclaimLandThatIsMine
The last great European empire turns out to be the Greeks. The Mongols and Turks are also unsuccessful, therefore preventing the existence of the Mughal Dynasty of India, and an extended Song Dynasty of China (Uncertain if the Song exist though)
The First POD is that the Lydians win the Battle of Pteria.This makes Alexander's Conquest easier and results in the short term in all Anatolia being Lydian.
This is a semi-open Timeline only those I invite can contribute unless you are correcting spelling.I have the Middle East,Norteastern Africa,Italy,Pre-Christ Greece,India,and China.If you want to help contact me.