Greek & Phoenician Colonies
Greek (Red) and Phoenician (Yellow) colonization between the 8th and the 6th century BC. German placenames.
Greek and Phoenician Colonization
Both the ancient Greeks and Phoenicians extensively colonized vast areas of Europe, along the Mediterranean and Black...
Greek Archaic Period
The Greek Archaic Period (c. 800- 479 BCE) started from what can only be termed uncertainty, and ended with the Persians...
Greek architects provided some of the finest and most distinctive buildings in the entire Ancient World and some of their structures...
Greek Art by Dr. John Boardman, Lincoln Professor Emeritus of Classical Archaeology and Art at Oxford University, is...
Greek Colonies of the Northern Black Sea
Map showing Ancient Greek colonies on the northern coast of the Black Sea, c. 450 BC.
In the first half of the first millennium BCE, Greek city-states, most of which were maritime powers, began to look beyond...
Greek Dark Age
The Greek Dark Age is the interval between the collapse of the Mycenaean civilization, around 1200 BCE, and the Greek Archaic...
The mathematicians of ancient Greece made a hugely significant contribution to world thought and all practical subjects...
Greek mythology, as in other ancient cultures, was used as a means to explain the environment in which humankind lived...