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15 07, 2017

Kleobis and Biton – Greek mythology

By |2017-07-15T04:38:45-07:00July 15th, 2017|Greeks, Literature|0 Comments

Stone statues of Kleobis and Biton The Greek historian Herodotus tells a story about two boys named Kleobis and Biton (KLEE-oh-biss and BYE-ton) who lived near Delphi about 600 BC. In Herodotus, the Greek wise man Solon tells their story as an example of people who lived the happiest possible lives. Read their story and see whether this would be [...]

6 07, 2017

Ancient Greek court system

By |2019-07-24T22:27:06-07:00July 6th, 2017|Government, Greeks|0 Comments

Greek courts met in places like this theater at Epidauros (200 BC) Greek courts in the Archaic period In ancient Athens, in the Archaic period, what did you  do if you thought someone had hurt you or stolen something from you? Archaic Athens Greek government All our ancient Greece articles You could drag [...]