4B World History- Emma Glessner

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Greece

Mycenean Civilization

1600 BCE - 1200 BCE

Trojan War

1250 BCE

Trojan Horse defeat, Mycenaeans sent the horse to Troy

Dark Ages

1100 BCE - 800 BCE

Rise of Nobles

800 BCE - 650 BCE

Age of Tyrants

650 BCE - 500 BCE

Persian Wars

490 BCE - 449 BCE

Athens emerges powerful- Delian League, Battle of Salamis, Marathon, triremes, + phalanx. Athens vs. Persians

Golden Age of Greece

479 BCE - 431 BCE

Peloponnesian War

431 BCE - 404 BCE

Athens vs. Sparta, Sparta lays siege to Athens, plague kills Pericles

Alexander the Great

336 BCE - 323 BCE

Took power at 20 years old, conquered the Persian Empire, founded Alexandria, Egypt

Rome

Romulus founds Rome

753 BCE

Kindgoms

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.

The Roman Republic

509 BCE - 31 BCE

Roman Empire

27 BCE - 476 AD