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Greek Architecture(11 Photos)
Discover the beauty of Greek architecture across Europe from temples to amphitheatres.
Sparta was a Greek city-state known for their great warriors.
Deconstructing History: The Acropolis
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Built over 2500 years ago, the Parthenon remains one of the most visited archeological sites in the world.
The Peloponnesian War
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Athens' military campaign against the Peloponnesian League that eventually ended the Greek Golden Age, as told by musician and artist Jeffrey Lewis.
Greek GodsVideo Clip (3:36)
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Get a crash course on the heavenly residents of Mount Olympus.
Deconstructing History: Spartans
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Ten-thousand strong, the Spartan army was highly skilled and technologically advanced for its time.
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They were fierce warriors who prized military strength, but they were also the world's first democracy.
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