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Plato
author of The Republic and wanted philosopher kings
Herodotus
author of Historia
Socrates
believer in absolue truth
Aeschyclus
Author of the OResteia trilogy
Thucydides
wrote an account of the Peloponnesian Wars
Aristotle
Wrote "Politics" and supported the middle class
Phidias
sculptor responsible for the interior of the Parthenon
Archimedes
inventor of compound pulley and cylinder screw
Golden Age of Athens
mid 400s BC- time of prosperity for Greece
Persian Wars- Years and what they did
499 BC- 479 BC- united Athens and sparta against the Persians
Peloponnesian Wars
432 BC- 404 BC, Athens v. Sparta
Hadrian
emperor who divided Rome into 4 districts
Trajan
emperor who supported gladiators
Nero
banned capital punishment
Hortensia
Greek orator
Gaius Gracchus
younger brother who helped the poor and was killed by slaves
Tiberius Gracchus
older brother who helped the poor and was killed by the senate
Jupiter
Zeus
Juno
Aphrodite
Minerva
Hera
Venus
Athena
Diana
Artemis
Diana
Artemis
Punic Wars
1st- 264-241 BC
1453
Constantinople falls
1054 AD
Great Schism
732
Battle of Tours
Henry II
Established common law
Hugh Capet
Started French Monarchy
King John
Signed the Magna Carta
Phillip II
Started Spanish empire in the West
Ivan the Great
1st Tsar of Russia