Classical Greek history

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Classical Greece: the Pnyx, where the Athenian Assembly met Democracy in Athens In 510 BC a man named Cleisthenes (KLICE-then-eez), who was an aristocrat (a rich, powerful man) in Athens, invented another new type of government, the democracy. Tyranny in Athens What is democracy? Athenian democracy Government in ancient Greece All our Ancient [...]