ANCIENT GREECE

GREECE

MINOANS

2000 BCE - 1700 BCE

MYCENAEANS

1500 BCE - 1100 BCE

Phoenician Colonies in Mediterranean

1200 BCE

EMERGENCE OF POLIS

800 BCE

Era of Homer

750 BCE

ARETE--- belief in the individual.

Greek Colonization

750 BCE - 600 BCE

Phillip of Macedon conquers Greece

539 BCE - 336 BCE

Solon's reforms and rise of Democracy

500 BCE

PERSIAN WAR

500 BCE - 479 BCE

Battle or Marathon

490 BCE

Battle of Salamis

480 BCE

PERICLES

461 BCE - 429 BCE

PISISTRATUS

456 BCE

PELOPONNESIAN WAR

431 BCE - 404 BCE

Athens surrenders

404 BCE

Alexander of Macedon's conquests (Antigonid, Ptolemaic, and Seleucid)

336 BCE - 323 BCE

Burned Persepolis

331 BCE

PEAK OF HELLENISTIC ERA

200 BCE

PEAK OF HELLENISTIC ERA

Controlled Egypt, Syria, Mesopotamia

331

PHILOSOPHERS

SOCRATES

470 BCE - 399 BCE

PLATO

430 BCE - 347 BCE

Socrates, Aristotle, Plato, PERICLES

400 BCE

Aristotle

384 BCE - 322 BCE