The Greek Civilization Peoples of the Fertile Crescent probably settled the area we today call Greece as early as 6000 BC. The beginning of an identifiable Greek culture, however, goes back only about as far as 2000 BC with the arrival of the Achaeans. These ...
Classical Greece: The Golden Age A new Greek civilization, the Classical Age or the Golden Age, began around the eighth century BC. This Classical Greek civilization featured a form of government entirely new to the ancient world. It was neither an empire nor a ...
The Macedonian Empire The Macedonian kingdom occupied the northern section of the Greek peninsula. It was part and parcel of the Greek civilization and shared the Greek language and culture, but it was so firmly under the control of the Persian Empire that the ...
Review the following study guides if necessary: Ancient Greek Civilization and Macedonian Empire