Greece And Rome

Slavery in Greece and Rome
Slavery in Greece and Rome
Slavery existed in Roman society from an early stage of its development. There were several ways you could become a slave in Rome. Some became slaves because they could not pay back the money they had borrowed. The government would…
Romeos Greece NY
Romeos Greece NY
Many churches around the world are praying for the people of Greece during these challenging days. At the WEA, we have received a call to prayer from the Greek Evangelical Alliance, our national member body, and we warmly commend these prayer requests to you and your church: Dear brothers and sisters…
Flights from Rome to Greece
Flights from Rome to Greece
Welcome to the Bravofly site! If you are here, it’s because you are looking for a low cost flight Rome-Santorini , fill in the search form on the flight search engine correctly, we know we have what you are looking for. Once you have found your flight Rome-Santorini feel free to organise your trip the…
War between Rome and Greece
War between Rome and Greece
The Roman Republic was expanding, enlarging its sphere of influence along the Adriatic, so when several of the southern Greek city-states appealed to them to ward off the advances of Philip V of Macedon, they entered into the fray, commencing a series of what became known to history as the Macedonian…
Rome Greece map
Rome Greece map
The University of Chicago Press is about to release Ancient Perspectives: Maps and Their Place in Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, and Rome , edited by Richard J. A. Talbert. From the publisher’s website: “Ancient Perspectives encompasses a vast arc of space and time—Western Asia to North Africa and Europe…
Greek and Roman History
Greek and Roman History
Instead of rule by a single person, Athens and Rome developed governments with widespread participation by male elites, which lasted about 170 years in Athens and about 480 years in Rome. A Roman statue of Athena© Mimmo Jodice/CORBISDeep Time Present-day Greece, with Athens as its capital, and Italy…
Classical Greece and Rome
Classical Greece and Rome
In the sixth and fifth centuries BCE, the Greek world experienced a cultural flowering that was to transform human civilization. Many of history’s most influential philosophers, historians, dramatists, and statesman lived in Athens and other Greek city-states within a period of just three or four generations…
Rome to Greece
Rome to Greece
You’re reading this article because, for whatever crazy reason, you’ve decided that at some point you’ll want to leave Italy and go to Greece. I’ll try to refrain from commentary about why you should just stay in Italy because it’s got everything you could possibly want to see and do and eat and then…
Rome and Greece War
Rome and Greece War
America was founded on the ideas practiced by the ancient Greeks and Romans. Follow Chester the Crab as he helps a runner in the Olympics, visits a theater with Poseidon, goes to war with Alexander the Great, enlists in the Roman legion, builds an arch for an aqueduct and outraces the lava flowing from…
Did Rome conquer Greece
Did Rome conquer Greece
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Music in Ancient Greece and Rome
Music in Ancient Greece and Rome
Music in Ancient Rome The Romans are not said to have been particularly creative or original when it came to music. They did attach any spiritual ethos to music, as did the Greeks. Yet, if the Romans admired Greek music as much as they admired everything else about Greek culture, it is safe to say that…
Gods of Greece and Rome
Gods of Greece and Rome
We know that the ancient Greeks had a massively entertaining sets of gods and goddesses. So it s no wonder that when Rome conquered Greece, they replaced their own dull pantheon with renamed versions of Zeus, Athena, and the others. But not all Roman gods were Greek copies — here are a few of the more…
Ancient Rome and Greece
Ancient Rome and Greece
The Macedonian Empire, due to the constant warfare among the several autonomous kingdoms, was made vulnerable. At the same time, Ancient Greece was threatened from the East by Persians, Parthians, and Bactrians and from the West by the Romans, who had started expanding their power in southern Italy…
Myths of Ancient Greece and Rome
Myths of Ancient Greece and Rome
For many people, the word “myth” may immediately bring to mind rich images of the ancient Greeks and their heroic tales of Zeus and the other Olympian gods. One may envision the stories of Midas, Heracles, Pandora, and Perseus. The Greeks, however, were not the only people to produce myths. The Romans…
Ancient Greece VS Ancient Rome
Ancient Greece VS Ancient Rome
This evening I did a gig with Boris Johnson at Intelligence Squared: a cultural combat of ancient Greece versus ancient Rome. It was partly an event in benefit of Classics for All , the charity that gets Classics teaching into state schools. Boris was supposed to be sticking up for Greece, Beard for…