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Athenian Democracy

Athenian democracy in a nutshell. Trace the birth of democracy from the end of Athenian monarchy to Cleisthenes.
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This breaks down the Athenian democracy.  It shows why Sparta and Athenians were enemies because they were both so different.  This shows a detailed history from Mycenaean, Dark Ages, Archaic and Classical period for Sparta.  The birth of the polis during the Dark time and population increase.  Detailed elections and how archons became into power.  And explores Tyrants.

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Ancient Athens Part 2

History of Ancient Athens with Greek subtitles from History Channel.
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5th century b.c. is When Athens reigned supreme in Greece during that time.   At actually still exist today.  Religious festival information and God and Godess and their respected temples.  The Parthanon had Athena and she was wingless so she could never leave Athens.  Also rules for women and what they could not do.

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Athens - Ancient Supercity - Ancient Civilizations

http://www.thehistoryexplorer.com/product/athens-ancient-supercity/ In the 5th century BC, democratic Athens became the wonder of the Western world thanks to...
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Paracles leads his people for three decades.  He has his people prepare for war against the threat of the Spartans.  Athens being connected to the sea is key against the Spartans.  The Athenians had a large cavalry in order to guard their long walls and agriculture.  

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ATHENS the birthplace of democracy 6/8

Athens was the birthplace of democracy. It was the cradle of western philosophy and civilization. Athens was one of the major ancient Greek states and it was...
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great source to see how their government and their philosophies shaped the west

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Archaic Athens - Αρχαϊκή Αθήνα

Visit www.ancientathens3d.com for more info. A video-tour of ancient Athens during the Archaic period. The city and its monuments are depicted as they were i...
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This is a great short video to give someone a better grasp of what the archaeological remains of Athens would have looked liked during  480 b.c.e. 

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ENGINEERING AN EMPIRE THE ANCIENT GREEKS History/Discovery/Science (documentary)

engineering an empire - the ancient greeks (documentary). thanks for watching. history life discovery science technology tech learning education national nat...
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Insightful peace on how Greece as a whole for one thousand year has influenced our world today.  Democracy, engineering, and Philosophy are still used till this day.

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ATHENIAN NAVY/ TRIREME

This video is dedicated to the navy of an ancient empire... Athens Αφιερωμένο στο ναυτικό μιας αρχαίας υπερδύναμης Music: batman theme song Free intro templa...
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Themistocles was the innovator of the trireme.  The strongest weapon that the Athenians had was a complex design that was used aggressively during war.  Three rows of rowers led this beast into war and this ship helped them control the sea for many years and helped them defeat the Persian fleet.    

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Ancient Greek Philosophy

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great insight into the early Greek philosophers, who they were, what they did and how they are still remembered today.

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Athens Ancient City of Wonder

Athens (/ˈæθɨnz/;[2] Modern Greek: Αθήνα, Athína, [aˈθina]; Ancient Greek: Ἀθῆναι, Athēnai) is the capital and largest city of Greece. Athens dominates the A...
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Paraclese was a democratic statesman for Athens in which he led Athens to one of the greatest cities in the world during that time.  Parthanon built during his time and dedicated to Athena.

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A Mysterious Ilness Takes the Lives of One Third of Athenians: The Plague

In this webisode, learn about the plague in Athens and the devastation it caused. Watch this webisode and find more short videos at http://www.museumsecrets....
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I read Thucydides last quarter and this must be the plague that the Athenians suffered during their war with Sparta.

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