Athens at its height - art, architecture, and democracy.
431 BCE - 404 BCE
Athens vs. Sparta
Alexander the Great
336 BCE - 323 BCE
336 BCE - 30 BCE
Greek culture spreads to areas conquered by Alexander
753 BCE - 509 BCE
The king took advice from a council of elders, which limited his power. His position was not hereditary; instead, he was elected by a committee of 300 members of the ruling patrician class - the Senate.