So if I were trying to fit TES lore into it's best real world setting, we have to establish two things:
1. Tamriel is largely Indo-European in nature, seemingly encompassing the Alexandian/Roman Empires, although displays multiple anachronisms of different factions existing factions that were not chronologically contiguous.
2. There are hints of multiple cultures blended into each TES race, sometimes anachronistically. The Elder Scrolls is a fantasy series, after all. This means that no one cultural label will completely fit. That's how it should be.
With those settled, I surmised the following, attempting to keep each race at least somewhat centred in the Alexandrian/Roman Empires.
Men = European:
A. Imperials = Roman. This is easy to fit as t…Read more >