Naxos, with an area of 430 km², is the largest island in the Cyclades archipelago. The island enjoyed its most prosperous...
Paros is an island in the Cyclades group in the central Aegean. It is the third largest island of the Cyclades and its position...
Ruins of Archaic Thera
The ruins of Archaic Thera on Santorini, Greece.
Samos is a Greek island in the east Aegean, just off the coast of modern-day Turkey. It particularly flourished in the...
Samothrace (Samothrake) is a Greek island in the northern Aegean which was prominent from the Classical period as...
Ship Procession Fresco, Akrotiri
Bronze Age fresco of a ship procession from Akrotiri on the Aegean island of Thera (modern-day Santorini). From Room...
The Ancient Minoans of Crete
The Minoan civilization flourished on the Mediterranean island of Crete during the height of the Bronze Age (c. 2000-c...
The Beginnings of Historic Greece
The Beginnings of Historic Greece. 700 - 600 B.C.
The Delian League, Part 6: The Decelean War and the Fall of Athens (413/2-404/3 BCE)
The sixth and last phase of the Delian League begins with the Decelean War, also referred to as the Ionian War, and ends...
The End of the Bronze Age
Around 1200 BC, the countries of the Eastern Mediterranean went into major cultural decline: The Late Bronze Age came...