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Ancient Greece

Author: Erin Aldana
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This lesson will present an overview of Ancient Greece.

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portrait bust of Pericles, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pericles_Pio-Clementino_Inv269.jpg, Parthenon, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Parthenon_in_Athens.jpg , Doryphoros, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Doryphoros_MAN_Napoli_Inv6011-2.jpg, south metope 26 of the Parthenon, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:South_metope_26_Parthenon_BM.jpg, Image of Athena Parthenos, Alan LeQuire, Photo by Dean Dixon, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Athena_Parthenos_LeQuire.jpg, Image of Aphrodite of Knidos, Public Domain, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cnidus_Aphrodite_Altemps_Inv8619.jpg

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