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4th Century Greece and Rome

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In the 4th Century, the Classical World was dominated by the Macedonian leaders Philip and his son Alexander who put their efforts into conquering Greece first and then the rest of the world. When Alexander the Great died in 323 it put an end to the Classical Era of Greece and began the Hellenistic one. In Rome, the 4th Century was filled with battles as Rome began her climb to the supreme power in Italy.

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AristophanesAristophanesAgesilausAgesilausAristotle painted by Francesco Hayez in 1811.AristotleBrennusBrennus
CamillusCamillusMosaic of the Battle of Issus showing Alexander and Bucephalus, from House of the Faun in Pompeii.Alexander the GreatDemosthenes - 280 B.C. Copy of Polyeuktos' scultpture of Demosthenes.DemosthenesSocratesSocrates
Pyrrhus of EpirusPyrrhusHerodotus, Aristophanes, Sophocles, Aeschylus, Plato, Euripides, and SocratesPicture of Ancient ThinkersMacedonian Empire MapMap of the Macedonian EmpireItaly - The Growth of Roman Power in ItalyGrowth of Roman Power in Italy
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