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Hellenistic Period and Culture

Colonization of the Black Sea by the Ancient Greeks

Article explains existence of three cyclone currents, analysis of paleohydrology and paleoclimate of the Black Sea, and research data on the shipbuilding history.

Greeks’ borrowed Egyptian numbers

Explains counting systems and alphabetic numerals, trade explosion, and plausible theory.

Lost Cities of Ancient Helike

Informs on the discovery of towns and ruins at ancient Helike, news, and Greek Pompeii.

Metis QTVR

Quick Time Virtual Reality tours of different archealogical locations from Greek history. You can see a current view of these historical sites.

Parthenon Marbles

Provides description and history of marbles, picture galleries, and points of view on the Greek and British government.

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae

UC Irvine Research Center has digitized most Greek literary texts from Homer until AD 1453. Searchable, but must read Greek to be able to efficiently use; full use requires academic password or subscription.

Worlds Intertwined: Etruscans Greeks and Romans

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaelogy and Anthropolgy has this fact-filled site about the links between Greeks and Romans. Incredible repository of photos and documents available.

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