2B World History - Walter

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Greece

Mycenean Civilization

1600 BCE - 1200 BCE

Trojan War

1250 BCE

Age of Tyrants

650 BCE - 500 BCE

Persian Wars

546 BCE - 479 BCE

War between Persians and the Greeks. Greeks win both wars.

Golden Age of Greece

479 BCE - 431 BCE

Greece at its height - art, architecture, wealth.

Peloponnesian War

431 BCE - 404 BCE

War between Sparta and Athens, Sparta wins.

Alexander the Great

336 BCE - 323 BCE

Great military figure of the Macedonians, amassed an empire.

Hellenistic Period

336 BCE - 30 BCE

Rome

Kindoms

753 BCE - 509 BCE

The kind 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.

Romulus Founds Rome

753 BCE

The Roman Republic

509 BCE - 31 BCE

Roman Empire

27 BCE - 476 CE