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THE GREEK ERA BEGINS

3000 BC

the greek era begins

The greeks fight Troy

1200 BC

The greeks fight Troy

The greeks set off by sea to set up colonies

800 BC

the greeks set off to set up colonies

the first olympic games are held

776 BC

the first olympic games are held

The Llliad and odysses poems are written

700 BC

the lilliad and odysses poems were written by homer

democracy is founded in Athens

500 BC

democracy is found in athens, but only male citizens can vote

the greeks defeat the percians

490 BC

the greeks defeat the percians at marathon

the golden or classical age of greece begins

480 BC

the golden or classical age of greece begins

spartans defend a pass against a pesian army

480 BC

spartans defend a pass against a pesian army

there is a sea battle

480 BC

a sea battle betwean the greeks and the oersians takes place at salamis

the golden age begins

443 BC

pericles leads athens into its golden age

the peloponnesin war

431 BC

the peloponnesin war begins

THE GREEK ERA ENDS

641

The dark age begins

1100

The end of the mycenenaean age and the dark age begins