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seleanor

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I can't get enough of these books! Please comment your suggestions, these are just a few that I've read, I'm sure there are many more great ones that I need to check out

-All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
-National Geographic, The Greeks: An Illustrated Biography by Diane Harris Cline
-Greece: Biography of a Modern Nation by Roderick Beaton
 

Worldwide Greeks Editor

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Here are a few Greek history books that are great to add to your list:

- Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times Paperback – April 16, 2013 by Thomas R. Martin
- The Rise of Athens: The Story of the World's Greatest Civilization Paperback – September 26, 2017 by Anthony Everitt
- Greece: Biography of a Modern Nation Paperback – March 5, 2020 by Roderick Beaton
- The Greeks: A Global History Hardcover – November 2, 2021 by Roderick Beaton
 

How far did the Ancient Greek empire really expand?

I've seen a lot of debate around this topic and I'm actually not sure how far the ancient Greek empire really expanded. I have seen some news articles that say they were ancient Greeks in modern day England. Is this even possible? And just because they were ancient Greeks in certain areas does that mean that the ancient Greek rule really stretch that far? If anyone has any insight it would really help! Thanks

Need Genealogy help

Trying to trace my Greek genealogy. My great grandfather first came to the US in the 1890s and settled in Lynn MA. I have found it challenging to find greek records because of name changes when they came to the US. My great grandfather, Elias Gouzoules was from Georgitsi Greece. I believe he was born in the 1870s and died in Lynn MA in 1944. I know his father was a Priest in the village. I think his name was Panayotis Gouzoules (my grandfather was named Panayotis Winston Elias born 1901-1982) I believe my great grandfather had 13 siblings. I would love to be able to get names of his mother, siblings etc and if there are any relatives still living in Greece, birth and death dates etc. I have also heard that Panayotis Gouzoules' dad fought in the rebellion. I'd appreciate any suggestions you may have! Thank you! Sarah

: Steinhardt Collection: 47 stolen antiquities return to Greece!

The statues of Cleopatra and her husband Dioscurides!

The statues of Cleopatra and her husband Dioscurides were placed by the entrance of their house to greet the guests. Delos island, Cyclades, Greece. https://t.co/t2gzPx0K9yScreenshot_2022-01-13-16-06-02-623_com.twitter.android.jpg
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