The ancient Greeks were particularly concerned with such fundamental questions as who should rule and how? Should sovereignty...
Although the male citizen, with his full legal status, right to vote, hold public office, and own property, may well...
Greek Trireme Shipsheds
3D reconstruction of the shipsheds for the Athenian navy at Zea Harbour. Republished with permission from the Zea Harbour...
In the ancient Greek world, warfare was seen as a necessary evil of the human condition. Whether it be small frontier skirmishes...
HISTORY OF ATHENS
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Hypatia of Alexandria
Hypatia of Alexandria (c. 370 CE - March 415 CE) was a female philosopher and mathematician, born in Alexandria, Egypt possibly...
Iktinos and Kallikrates, The Parthenon, 447 - 432 B.C.E.
More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=tWDflkBZC6U Iktinos and Kallikrates (Phidias directed the sculptural...
Internet History Sourcebooks
Ancient History Sourcebook: 11th Brittanica: Pericles PERICLES (490-429 B.C.), Athenian statesman, was born about 490...
Introducing the Ancient Greeks: From Bronze Age Seafarers to Navigators of the Western Mind
Edith Hall has a very interesting approach to providing an overview of Ancient Greek history and culture. Rather than...
Kimon: Beautifier of the Athenian Agora
The Classical Athenian Agora began to take shape under the ruling of Kimon. He took power around 479 B.C., as the Athenian...