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Ancient Greece

Alexander the Great
Williams College.

Ancient City of Athens
A photographic archive of the archaeological and architectural remains of ancient Athens (Greece). Indiana University.

Ancient Greek (Hellenic) Sites on the World-Wide Web

The Ancient Greek World
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

Antiqua Medicina: From Homer to Vesalius
University of Virginia Health System.

Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth
Contains collections of prehistoric finds, various items ranging from the Geometric to the Hellenistic period, Roman and Byzantine finds, excavation finds from the Asklepieion of Corinth, and a collection of sculptures and inscriptions.

Archimedes
A collection of Archimedean miscellanea, containing descriptions, sources, and illustrations of all aspects of Archimedes' life, including the siege of Syracuse, the death of Archimedes, Archimedes' tomb, Archimedes' screw, and much more. Drexel University.

Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World
Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. A joint effort of the American Philological Association and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Black Sea Trade Project
Study of trade systems in the Black Sea over the past 5,000 years and their effects on local cultures and economies. The focus is on the hinterland and port of Sinop (ancient Sinope), an important Greek and Roman colony at the midpoint of the Turkish Black Sea coast. The port has been host to many civilizations, including Bronze Age, Greek, Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

A Brief History of Crete
Well written work by Spyros Koutsoupakis and not nearly as brief as most brief histories found on the Web. Covers ancient and modern.

Classics Ireland
The journal of the Classical Association of Ireland. University College Dublin.

Corinth Computer Project
A computerized architectural and topographical survey of the Roman colony of Corinth. University of Pennsylvania.

Greek Art and Architecture
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Greek Astronomy
Library of Congress Vatican Exhibit.

Greek Mathematics & Its Modern Heirs
Classical Roots of the Scientific Revolution. Library of Congress Vatican Exhibit.

Greek, Roman, and Etruscan Galleries. (Musee du Louvre)

Greeks, Crucible of Civilization
PBS

Hellenistic Messenia
Examines some current issues in the scholarship of the Hellenistic world, and suggests some alternative approaches to what has, too often, been a somewhat neglected era. A project of the Pylos Regional Archaeological Project.

History of Mathematics: Greece

In the Footsteps of Alexander the Great
NOVA.

Index of Maps of Ancient Greek World
This page provides an index to the maps of Ancient Greece provided as background to the study of Plato and his dialogues.

The Internet Classics Archive
A list of 441 works of classical literature by 59 different authors, including user-driven commentary and "reader's choice" Web sites. Mainly Greco-Roman works (some Chinese and Persian), all in English translation.

Nemea Valley Archaeological Project Archaeological Survey
Southern Corinthia. Sponsored by Bryn Mawr College.

The New Greek Galleries
Metropolitan Museum of Art's extensive collection of Greek art--preeminent in the Western Hemisphere and among the finest in the world. Timeline, geographical map and a gallery map.

Ohio State University Excavations at Isthmia
Isthmia was one of the four great Panhellenic sanctuaries, active from the Archaic period through the end of Antiquity, with a rich period of medieval use as well.

Perseus Digital Library
Department of the Classics, Tufts University.

Plato and his dialogues
by Bernard SUZANNE

Ptolemy's Geography
Ptolemy, who gave Greek astronomy its final form in the second century A.D., did the same--and more--for geography and cartography. Library of Congress Vatican Exhibit.

Pylos Regional Archaeological Project
A multi-disciplinary, diachronic archaeological expedition formally organized in 1990 to investigate the history of prehistoric and historic settlement and land use in western Messenia in Greece, in an area centered on the Bronze Age administrative center known as Palace of Nestor.

Ships of Ancient Greece
A concept paper by Nauticos Corporation and the Institute of Nautical Archaeology at Texas A&M University. This is about an ancient Greek wreck discovered in the middle of the Mediterranean. This could prove that Greek galleys did not just stick close to shore.

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