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xmelissaa

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When did we go from being "Hellens" to Greeks? Does anyone know the history of our name?
 
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ssherie_

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I believe the term Greek was coined by the Romans!
 

efhernandez_

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Greeks have been calling themselves Hellenes since ancient times! The name Greek was given to them by the Romans and then it was passed to others and now everyone calls them Greeks.
 

What is the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Ancient Greece?

Does anyone know a little bit about the history of the Ptolemaic kingdom? I'm doing a bit of research online and I can't seem to find good information, thanks!!

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How was Byzantine Morea named?

Does anyone know how the Byzantine region known as Morea was named? It's so beautiful

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The geometric art style of the Ancient Athenians!

Did you know that the Ancient Athenians had their own distinct style from the rest of Ancient Greece? Many of the vases are destroyed and you cant see the designs, like in the picture below. But I love the black and terracotta color geometric style

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Why did the Greek civil war start?

Does anyone know a bit more about why the civil war in Greece started?

What was the naval battle style in Ancient Greece?

What were the most popular tactics of the naval army in Ancient Greece?

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