Ancient greece map marathon. Making an ancient egyptian mummy the battle of marathon 490 bc everyday life in ancient greece the suicide of socrates 399 bc alexander defeats the persians 331 bc. The palace of cyanosis was recently found on the island. Ancient greece was known as the cradle of western civilization from this mountainous peninsula and scattered group of islands came the first democracy epic stories and advancements in math science medicine and philosophy. It is considered by most historians to be the foundational culture of western civilization.
Minoan archaeological sites knossos. This lost worlds video is about new evidence that atlantis is located in crete greece. Ancient greece ancient greece played a major role in the development of western civilization and laid down the foundations of democracy. Knossos was undeniably the capital of minoan crete.
Ancient greek civilization the period following mycenaean civilization which ended about 1200 bce to the death of alexander the great in 323 bce. Hellas was a civilization belonging to a period of greek history from the greek dark ages of the 12th9th centuries bc to the end of antiquity c. This brilliant unit pack includes all the lesson packs and additional and home learning resources included in the planit uks2 history unit ancient greece.