Humanities lit mid term

Main

Thebes ( Oedipus, Creon, and Theseus)

1300 bc

around the time when events happened

Fall of Troy

1184 bc

Aeneas goes on his journey

Odyssey

750 bc

homer

Babylonia captivity

586 bc - 535 bc

Cyrus freed Jews and asked them to tell story of their people

Bible

550 bc

Battle of Marathon

490 bc

Parthenon

450 bc - 431 bc

Peloponesian war

431 bc - 404 bc

Sparta v. Athens. Sparta wins

Oedipus the King

425 bc

Thusidadies

425 bc - 404 bc

Caesar gets murdered

44 bc

"We should all just stab Caesar!"

Battle of Actinium

31 bc

Augustus becomes Princeps

The Aeneid

29 bc

Virgil

Beowulf (the guy)

550 ad

When the events supposedly happened

Beowulf (Book)

990 ad - 1000 ad

Old Eng

990 - 1066 ad

Mid Eng

1100 ad - 1485 ad

Canterbury Tales

1390 ad

Chaucer

Modern Eng

1500 ad - 2013

95 theses

1517

Martin Luther

Hamlet

1600 ad - 1602 ad

To be or not to be