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Thebes

ancient greek city
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on 14 January 2013

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Thebes ancient greek city Theban allies during 362 BC Map of Greece during the height of Theban power in 362 BC Location 39°19'N 23°19'E
modern day Thivai
elevation- 215m above sea level
district- Boeotia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boeotia http://www.sigmabooks.gr/maps_en_enGreece.html http://www.usu.edu/markdamen/ClasDram/chapters/101latergkcomedy.htm Place northwest of attica
west of aegean sea
parnes mountains
helicon mountains
cithaeron mountains
8 km south of lake yliki http://www.drshirley.org/geog/geog04g.html Human Environment Interaction steep mountains and rocky terrain caused civilizations to isolate themselves into city-states
traded
used the ocean as an abundant source for numerous necessities City-states http://www.salimbeti.com/micenei/ships.htm Movement most made a living from the sea
sea trade routes included the aegean, mediterranean, and black seas
people hired themselves as soldiers to fight against other civiliations Region southeastern europe
balkan peninsula
boeotia Cities surrounding Thebes delphi
athens
marathon
modern day thebes- thivia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traditional_geographic_divisions_of_Greece Traditional regions http://cruises.about.com/od/seabournodyssey/ss/seabourn_odyssey_adriatic_6.htm http://www.twcenter.net/forums/showthread.php?t=555976 Organized government aristocracy
theban hegemony- lasted from the theban victory over sparta in 371 BC to their defeat of a coalition of peloponnesian armies in 362 BC http://sitemaker.umich.edu/mladjov/maps& Complex religions hellenismos- animal sacrifices, votive offerings, and temples
greek mythology
mythological greek culture
mythological greek gods and goddesses
theology
afterlife
morality http://camphalfblood.wikia.com/wiki/File:Greek-gods-goddesses-1_apoolo.jpg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Greek_mythological_figures http://www.paoli.k12.in.us/throop/media/Mythology/Greek%20amd%20Roman%20Gods/06_Greek_and_Roman_Gods.html Job specialization architects
farmers
artisans
poets
politicians
fishermen
traders
soldiers http://www.uncp.edu/home/rwb/classical_orders.jpg http://theorthodoxprisonministry.org/articles/an-upward-glance/fisherman/ http://thestudyofracialism.org/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=7009 Social classes only free, native born land-owning men were citizens
citizens were apart of government activities
slaves had no power, title, or political rights
were considered property
males had power, females were lower priority Arts and architecture drama
music
literature
philosophy
art
statues
pottery
poetry http://www.thassos-greek-island.com/greek-art-history.html https://sites.google.com/site/artarchitectureorg/ http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/greek-art http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homer http://www.feedbooks.com/book/4959/the-iliad-the-odyssey Public works http://03258d8.netsolhost.com/WordPress/ greece's main jobs
metalwork
priests
merchants http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/greeksociety/tp/Priestess.htm http://thewalters.org/exhibitions/traveling.aspx Writing literature
plays
epic poetry
comedies
tragedies
homer
the iliad and the odyessey
lyric poetry
drama http://www.crystalinks.com/greektheater.html http://www1.union.edu/wareht/story.html Works cited "Ancient Greece." Ancient Greece. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Jan. 2013. <http://www.ancient-greece.org/>.
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