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The Age of Pericles
The years of the persian wars were golden. Under the statesmen Peicles the economy thrived and government became more democratic.
Oligarchy
government controlled by a small group
Aphrodite
Goddess of Love
Polythesim
belief in many gods
Pacthenon
Temple in Athens dedicated to Athena
Pantheon
Temple to Roman Gods
Apollo 2
King of Macedonia, Alexander's father
Zeus
Leader of gods, lives on Mt. Olympus
Missionaries
A person undertaking a mission esp. a religious person
Tyrant
Ruler who gained power by force
Hera
Marriage
Artemus
God of Childbirth
Apollo
God of Sun
Draco
An athenian tyrant who had a very harsh laws
Athena
The greek goddess of wisdom
Artemis
A Greek moon goddess often portrayed as a virgin huntress
Aphrodite
The Greek goddess of love and beauty
First Triumvirate
First form of government
Jesus
A jewish religious teacher whose life, death, and resurrection as reported by the Evangelists are the basis of the Christian message of salvation
Colosseum
An amphitheater built in Rome in the first century A.D.
Philip II
King of Macedon proved himself military genius in his gradual conquest of all Greece
Punic Wars
from Poenus inhabitant of Carthage War
Hannibal
Carthaginian general crossed Alps on elephants from Spain into Italy in Second Punic War