West facade of the Parthenon, Athens, 5th century BCE.
Pausanius' Guide To Ancient Athens
Pausanius was a 2nd century CE writer who traveled extensively, taking notes on points of interest, and recorded his travels...
The Peloponnesian Wars fought between Athens and Sparta and their respective allies came in two stages, the first from...
A map indicating the alliances and major battles of the Peloponnesian War in the Hellenic world (431-404 BCE).
Pericles (495–429 BCE, whose name means "surrounded by glory") was a prominent statesman, famous orator...
A 1st century CE bust of the Athenian statesman Pericles probably from a 5th century BCE original bronze. Provenance...
Pericles and the Agora: Ancient Symbol of Commerce and Democracy
The great statesman Pericles was credited with bringing Athens into its "golden age", at a pinnacle of culture...
The Persian Wars refers to the conflict between Greece and Persia in the 5th century BCE which involved two invasions...
Phidias(?), Parthenon Frieze, c. 438-32 B.C.E.
More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=KzZF1lP4Rbk Phidias(?), Parthenon Frieze, c. 438-32 B.C.E., pentelic...
Piraeus (or Peiraieus) was the ancient port of Athens throughout the Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic periods and...