Western Civilizations

Events

Babylonian Beginnings

Epic of Gilgamesh

Approx. 2000 BCE

Code of Hammurabi

Approx. 1800 BC

The Greek System

Antigone - Sophocles

Approx. 441 BC

Sophocles (c. 496-406)

The Republic - Plato

Approx. 380 BC

Plato (c 424-328)

Principles Doctrine - Epicurus

Approx. 350 BC

Epicurus (341-270)

Greek Cultures + Alternatives

The Histories

Approx. 440 BC

Herodotus (484-425 B.C.)
Greco-Persian Wars (499–479 B.C.)