Outline of ancient Greece

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to ancient Greece:

Ancient Greece – period of Greek history lasting from the Greek Dark Ages ca. 1100 BC and the Dorian invasion, to 146 BC and the Roman conquest of Greece after the Battle of Corinth. It is generally considered to be the seminal culture which provided the foundation of Western civilization and shaped cultures throughout Southwest Asia and North Africa. Greek culture had a powerful influence on the Roman Empire, which carried a version of it to many parts of the Mediterranean region and Europe. The civilization of the ancient Greeks has been immensely influential on language, politics, educational systems, philosophy, science, and the arts, inspiring the Islamic Golden Age and the Western European Renaissance, and again resurgent during various neo-Classical revivals in 18th- and 19th-century Europe and the Americas.

Essence of ancient Greece[edit]

Main article: Ancient Greece

Geography of ancient Greece[edit]


Government and politics of ancient Greece[edit]

Ancient Greek law[edit]

Main article: Ancient Greek law

Military of ancient Greece[edit]

Military history of ancient Greece[edit]

Military conflict[edit]

  • Greco-Persian Wars – series of conflicts between the Achaemenid Empire of Persia and city-states of the Hellenic world that started in 499 BC and lasted until 449 BC.

General history of ancient Greece[edit]

Ancient Greek history, by period[edit]

Ancient Greek history, by region[edit]

Culture of ancient Greece[edit]

Art in ancient Greece[edit]

Main article: Art in ancient Greece

Literature in ancient Greece[edit]

Philosophy in ancient Greece[edit]

Sport in ancient Greece[edit]

Religion in ancient Greece[edit]

Language in ancient Greece[edit]

Main article: Ancient Greek

Science of ancient Greece[edit]

Technology of ancient Greece[edit]

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