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Where to Explore the Rich History of Rhodes

Where to Explore the Rich History of Rhodes

Here's an overview of where to explore the rich history of Rhodes.

Role of Women in Ancient Greece

Role of Women in Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece has a reputation of favoring men. Women did play a part in history - they were just treated differently from one city-state to another.

Uprisings in Ottoman Greece Before the War of Independence

Uprisings in Ottoman Greece Before the War of Independence

Learn all about the various uprisings that took place in Greece before the War of Independence, which started in 1821.

Constantinople Becomes Head of the Byzantine Empire

Constantinople Becomes Head of the Byzantine Empire

Constantinople became the head of the Byzantine Empire in 330 AD.

Greeks Invented Democracy

Greeks Invented Democracy

Did you know that many of the things we enjoy in modern society were invented by the Ancient Greeks? One of the most important of these is the system of democracy that people all over the world enjoy. In fact, democracy is looked at as in ideal government because of the freedoms that the citizens enjoy. This... View Article

Siege of Tripolitsa During the Greek War of Independence

Siege of Tripolitsa During the Greek War of Independence

Learn all about the Siege of Tripolitsa during the Greek War for Independence.

Delian League - Alliance of City-States in Ancient Greece

Delian League - Alliance of City-States in Ancient Greece

The Delian League was an alliance of Ancient Greek city-states against the Persian Empire.

Do You Know About Alexander the Great?

Do You Know About Alexander the Great?

Learn all about Alexander the Great, the King of Macedon who conquered into the Far East.

What is the Peace of Antalcidas?

What is the Peace of Antalcidas?

Learn all about the Peace of Antalcidas, which was the Peace Treaty for the Corinthian War.

What to Know About Cycladic Art

What to Know About Cycladic Art

Learn all about the Cycladic Art of Ancient Greece.

Did the Dorian Invasion Cause the End of the Mycenaean Civilization?

Did the Dorian Invasion Cause the End of the Mycenaean Civilization?

Explore whether the Dorian Invasion caused the end of the Mycenaean Civilization.

Solonian Constitution of Ancient Greece

Solonian Constitution of Ancient Greece

Learn all about the Soloian Constitution of Athens in Ancient Greece.

History of Olive Oil in Ancient Greece

History of Olive Oil in Ancient Greece

Olive oil is always present at the Greek table and has been a staple of the Greek diet all the way back through the Ancient Greeks.

Gongylos - Greek Ally to the Persians

Gongylos - Greek Ally to the Persians

Gongylos was born in Ancient Greece on the Greek island of Evia, but not much is known about his early life. He was a controversial figure, however, because ultimately he took the side of the Persians during the Persian Invasion of Greece. After Greece defeated the Persians, he was forced into exile. His story, however,... View Article

Get to Know the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Ancient Greece

Get to Know the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Ancient Greece

Learn all about the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Ancient Greece.

Apollonius of Rhodes - Famous Poet of Ancient Greece

Apollonius of Rhodes - Famous Poet of Ancient Greece

Learn about Apollonius of Rhodes, a poet of Ancient Greece.