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Classical Civilisations - Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece - History, Mythology, Art, Culture
A clear presentation of the art, architecture, geography, history, mythology, Olympics, people, and wars of ancient Greece can be found at this site. Along with a general directory of related sites, the links are organized under each of the main topics.

Ancient Greek (Hellenic) Links
Links to Web resources about Ancient Greek literature, art and images, dance, maps and geography, archaeology, mythology, heroic legend, drama, Greek gods, classical studies, Hellenic culture.

The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization
This site presents an introduction to ancient Greek history, culture, politics, art, and warfare. There is a detailed timeline covering 1400 B.C. to 337 B.C. The Greeks Interactive contains an interactive map, information about life in Athens, and ancient Greek language lessons. The Acropolis Experience contains a 3-D animation of the Parthenon, and a film clip of the construction of the Parthenon.

Greek Mythology
This site contains 583 names and terms used in Greek mythology, and has a genealogy table as well.

Greek Philosophy
This is an enormous site about ancient Greece and the origins of Greek philosophy. You will find links to related subjects and resources. These pages are for the very advanced student.
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The Complete Guide to Herodotus of Halicarnassus

Herodotus: The Persian Wars - Marathon
This account of the Battle of Marathon was written by the Greek historian, Herodotus, and is translated by George Rawlinson

Plato and His Dialogues
Resource dedicated to the life and work of Greek philosopher Plato. Site includes a biography, listing of works, and links to dialogues on the Web.
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