HCHS Ancient Greek History

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Meeting place of Athenian council of nobles
Pass where 300 Spartans held off Persian attackers before being betrayed
Plato's school
Battle responsible for inspiring an Olympic race
Collective name of Alexander's generals, friends, & heirs who divided up his empire
Successor dynasty of Alexander in Greece & Macedonia
Successor dynasty of Alexander in Egypt
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
Greek sculptor who created the Statue of Zeus at Olympia
Spartan king who died holding off the Persians at Thermopylae
Successor dynasty of Alexander in Mesopotamia and Persia
Judean revolt against Antiochus IV Epiphanes
War between Sparta and Athens
Small kingdom established in Asia Minor after the death of Alexander
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
Eastern Persian capitol taken by Alexander
Athenian practice of exiling political leaders
First direct encounter of Alexander and Darius III
Role reversal of Thermopylae in Alexander's invasion of Persia
Aristotle's school
Fighting formation used by Alexander the Great
Cretan civilization
Historian who recorded the campaigns of Alexander in Anabasis of Alexander
Athenian leader who defeated Persians at Salamis
General responsible for defeating the Persians at Marathon
Final battle between Darius III and Alexander
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
Historian who compared Alexander's life with King Pyrrhus and Julius Caesar
Servant class of Sparta
Naval battle that defeated Xerxes
Father of Alexander the Great

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