The Greeks: Leaders in Democracy (Reece, Katherine E., by Katherine E. Reece

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The Greeks cook with olive oil and herbs such as oregano, garlic, onions, and parsley to flavor their foods. There are many kinds of sweet pastries available, or anyone can choose fresh fruit and cheese made from goat or sheep’s milk for dessert. Modern Greek fishing boats in the Mediterranean Sea 42 Greeks like to travel to visit their friends and family in other parts of the country on holidays. Sports arenas today feature soccer, basketball, and swimming. Just as in ancient times, Greeks fill the outdoor theaters, cafés, and restaurants to meet with friends and enjoy their time away from work.

E. E. Alexander the Great, ruler of Greece and Macedonia, conquers the Persian Empire. E. Alexander the Great dies. The Hellenistic Age begins. Fresco of a bull leaping from the Palace Knossos Greeks begin the Olympic Games. E. Greeks defeat invading Persian armies twice in The Persian Wars. E. The Golden Age of Greece, known for its greatest art. E. Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta. E. The Minoan Culture arises on the island of Crete. E. Philip II of Macedonia conquers the Greeks. E.

Alexander the Great is crowned. E. Mycenaeans conquer Crete. E. Dark Age begins in Greece. E. Rise of Greek city-states. E. Homer writes the Iliad and the Odyssey. E. E. Alexander the Great, ruler of Greece and Macedonia, conquers the Persian Empire. E. Alexander the Great dies. The Hellenistic Age begins. Fresco of a bull leaping from the Palace Knossos Greeks begin the Olympic Games. E. Greeks defeat invading Persian armies twice in The Persian Wars. E. The Golden Age of Greece, known for its greatest art.

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