MICHAEL'S Greek Timeline

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The minoan civilisation begins

3000 bc

Greek fights Troy

1200 bc - 1100 bc

Mycenaens, soldiers from mainland Greece fights Troy in the 1200's BC

The end of the mycenaen age

1100 bc

Greeks set up by sea to set up colonies

800 bc

The dark ages ended in 800's bc when the Greeks set up by sea to set up colonies

The first olympic games are held

776 bc

The first olympic games in 776 bc marking the 'archaic' civilisation

The illiad and odysseus are wriitten by Homer

700 bc

The illiad poem is a long poem from the 700's bc and said to be written by Homer