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Lycurgus. The 'father of Sparta'. He was the legendary lawgiver of Sparta, who established the military-oriented reformation of Spartan society. All his reforms were directed towards the three Spartan virtues: equality, military fitness, and austerity. It is not clear if this Lycurgus was an actual historical figure; however, many ancient historians believed he was responsible for the communalistic and militaristic reforms that transformed Spartan society, most notably the Great Rhetra.

The 'father of Sparta'. He was the legendary lawgiver of Sparta, who…

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Tucídices, (Atenas, 465-395 a.n.e.). Fue un historiador girego. Su concepción de la historia es más científica que la de Herodoto. Se le considera uno de los creadores de la ciencia histórica.

Tucídices, (Atenas, 465-395 a.n.e.). Fue un historiador girego. Su concepción de la historia es más científica que la de Herodoto. Se le considera uno de los creadores de la ciencia histórica.

Pericles was a influential greek politician, and General who's political decisions, and key roles in many military conquests gave Athens a good name. He is famous for the construction of the Parthenon, making peace with Persia, and gaining control of the naval alliance, the Delian league.  http://www.pbs.org/empires/thegreeks/htmlver/characters/f_pericles.html http://www.ancientgreece.com/s/People/Pericles/

Pericles - Athenian statesman and general. He turned the Delian League into an…

Thales of Miletus c.624 – c.546 BC was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher from Miletus in Asia Minor and one of the Seven Sages of Greece. Many, most notably Aristotle, regard him as the first philosopher in the Greek tradition. Aristotle reported Thales' hypothesis about the originating principle of nature and the nature of matter – that it was a single material substance: water.  According to Bertrand Russell, "Western philosophy begins with Thales." Thales attempted to explain natural…

Thales' hypothesis that the originating principle of nature and the nature of matter was a single material substance: water.

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Geiko makiko san

Susohiki (also called hikizuri) are trailing kimono worn by geiko and onnagata (male kabuki performers who play female roles) when performing. They must be held up while walking, as shown here. Photo by Fuyou-hime on deviantART

Hippocrates, Hellenic Period, Greek Medicine | http://www.ancient.eu.com/Hellenic_World/

The ancient Greeks initially regarded illness as a divine punishment and healing as, quite literally, a gift from the gods.

Plato

"True philosophers move spontaneously toward the true being of everything. They are ever longing for knowledge of the eternal nature and the whole of things both divine and human.

Aeschylus was the first of the three great ancient Greek writers of tragedy. Born at Eleusis, he lived from about 525-456 B.C., during which time the Greeks suffered invasion by the Persians in the Persian Wars. Aeschylus fought at the major Persian War Battle of Marathon.Aeschylus was the first of the 3 renowned prize-winning Greek writers of tragedy (Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides). He may have won either 13 or 28 prizes.

Aeschylus, Greek Philosopher According to legend, Aeschylus died around the year 455 B. when an eagle dropped a tortoise on his head.

The Eastern Zhou Dynasty Map

The Qin Dynasty Map - Ancient China Maps - The Map of the Qin Dynasty shows the…