The Golden Age of Greece

Overview

Around the year 1200 B.C., Mycenaean civilization collapsed, which led to the creation of a new political order in Greece. The subsequent rise of the Greek city-state produced a civilization that culminated in the Golden Age of Greece. During this time, the Greeks produced great achievements in many fields, including politics, language, science, art, mathematics, war, architecture, and economics.

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Kenneth R. Calvert is professor of history at Hillsdale College. He received his B.A. from Wheaton College, an M.Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, a Th.M. from Harvard, and his Ph.D. from Miami University–Ohio.