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Chapter 2

Chapter 2 pt. 1

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Department
Classics
Course
CLA204H1
Professor
Daniel James
Semester
Fall

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CLA204Context of Myth Chapter 2 Part 1thSeptember 14 2009GREEK GEOGRAPHYPoor barren and dry area Aegean sea was greatest natural resourceThe sea was located between the Balkan Peninsula and Asia MinorOther important resources were limestone marble and clay Two principal islands include the Cyclades located around Delos sacred to Apollo and Artemis and Sporades scattered islands on the coast of Ionia known as western coast of Asia MinorGREEK HISTORY1Palaeolithic7000 BC2Neolithic 70003000 BC3Bronze 30001500 BCIEarlyMiddle Bronze Age 30001600 BC3000 BC writing and cities were made Also bronze marked new ageIILate Bronze Age Mycenaean 16001150 BC1600 BC Ascendancy of mainland GreeksIIIDark age 11508001150 BC sack and collapse of cities Mycenaean IVArchaic period 800480800 BC Greek alphabet createdVClassical period 480323490 BC defeated Persian army at MarathonVIHellenistic period32330
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