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  • Corinth (1)

    Corinth (1)

    Early history Corinth, or more accurately Korinthos, is a very ancient city, thought to have been inhabited from 900BC onwards. Homer records in The Iliad (690BC)—alluding to the mythical origins of Corinth—the list of ships […]

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  • Athens (4)

    Athens (4)

    The Epicurians In the previous article we considered some of the overlap of the Bible with the Stoick doctrines. In this article we will briefly consider the Epicurean doctrines. The Epicureans, like other philosophers, liked […]

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  • Athens

    Athens

    The fate of the Persian fleet At the same time the battle of Thermopylae was taking place, a naval battle was taking place in the straits of Artemisium. This conflict consisted of a series of […]

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  • Athens

    Athens

    Background Athens is said to have been continuously inhabited since about 3000BC, though in reality probably not long after the flood in about 2500BC. The original city was built on a fortress shaped rock, the […]

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  • Miletus

     
  • Philippi (2)

     
  • Philippi (1)

     
  • Neapolis – Kavala

     
  • Mytilene

     
  • Rhodes

     
  • The Tomb of Daniel

     
  • Julian the Apostate, Tagh-e Bostan, Iran

     
  • The Tomb of Cyrus the Great