HCHS Ancient Greek History

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Athenian leader who defeated Persians at Salamis (524-459 BC)
Small kingdom established in Asia Minor after the death of Alexander
Judean revolt against Antiochus IV Epiphanes
War between Sparta and Athens
Aristotle's school
Final battle between Darius III and Alexander
Collective name of Alexander's generals, friends, & heirs who divided up his empire
Battle responsible for inspiring an Olympic race
Successor dynasty of Alexander in Egypt
Athenian practice of exiling political leaders (for 10 years)/generally when any citizen was thought to have too much power & deemed a danger to the democracy/first used in 487 BC
General responsible for defeating the Persians at Marathon
Servant class of Sparta
Plato's school
Successor dynasty of Alexander in Mesopotamia and Persia
Athenian statesman during Golden Age/turned Delian League into Athenian empire/fostered democracy/began building on Acropolis including Parthenon (495-429 BC)
Random selection of citizens to fill government positions rather than kinship or heredity/instituted under Cleisthenes
Greek sculptor who created the Statue of Zeus at Olympia
338 BC battle in Boeotia, between Philip II of Macedon & an alliance of Greek city-states including Athens &Thebes/decisive victory for Phillip ended Greek resistance
Historian who compared Alexander's life with King Pyrrhus and Julius Caesar
Athenian statesman/'father of Athenian democracy'/reorganized politics from 4 clans into many demes decreasing power of nobility/called reforms 'isonomia'/(570-??? BC)
First direct encounter of Alexander and Darius III
Council of citizens appointed to run daily affairs of Athens
Oath taken by members of the Athenian Boule stating they would 'advise according to the laws' and do 'what was best for the people'
Alliance of Greek states established by Phillip II of Macedon in 338 BC/337 BC after the Battle of Chaeronea, to facilitate his use of military forces in his war against Persia
Fighting formation used by Alexander the Great
Founded in 478 BC/association of Greek city-states numbering between 150-173 under the leadership of Athens to continue fighting the Persians after the Battle of Plataea
Type of long spear utilized by the Greeks
Meeting place of Athenian council of nobles
Historian who recorded the campaigns of Alexander in Anabasis of Alexander
480 BC Naval battle in Saronic Gulf near Athens that defeated Xerxes (2nd Persian invasion of Greece)
Athenian statesman/son of Miltiades/created Athenian maritime empire after 480-479 Persian invasion/won Battle of Eurymedon River (466BC) vs Persia/exiled by Pericles (510-450 BC)
Popular courts in which citizens argued cases before a group of lottery-selected jurors/created by Cleisthenes
Greek ethnographer & explorer (350-290 BC)/author of Indika/ambassador of Seleucus I to India possibly to Chandragupta
Pass where 300 Spartans held off Persian attackers before being betrayed
Bronze Age Cretan civilization (2600-1400 BC)/believed to have collapsed after eruption of Thera (volcano)
Athenian statesman/attempted to legislate against political, economic, & moral decline/reforms failed but laid foundations for Athenian democracy (638-558 BC)
Spartan king who died holding off the Persians at Thermopylae (540-480 BC)
Ongoing curse upon a a powerful noble family of ancient Athens after Megacles killed Cylon though he took refuge in temple of Athena/basis for Cleisthenes ostracism
Successor dynasty of Alexander in Greece & Macedonia
Father of Alexander the Great (382-336 BC)
Role reversal of Thermopylae in Alexander's invasion of Persia
Suburb of Athens or a subdivision of Attica, the region of Greece surrounding Athens/became basis for political action under Cleisthenes
Eastern Persian capitol taken by Alexander
Athenian general & statesman/served Athens, Sparta, the Persians, then Athens again/very clever general/initally friends w/Socrates/disputes led to fall of Athens in Pelop. War

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