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Chasing Greatness

Discover how the ancient Greeks finally reached the peak of civilization.

The Good Strife

Explore history as the ancient Greeks emerge from the first dark ages.

Cavemen to Kings

They rose from nothing — and changed everything.

About The Greeks

They were an extraordinary people born of white rock and blue sea. They invented democracy, distilled logic and reason, wrote plays to plumb the deepest recesses of the soul, and captured the perfection of the human form in athletics and art. Quite simply, the Greeks created our world. Today, of course, Greece conjures very different images: civic unrest, financial meltdowns, long ATM lines.

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