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Strabo was a Greek geographer and history specialist who lived more than two thousand years prior, in the beginning of the Roman Empire. He had a place with an affluent and eminent family and got a magnificent training, at first in Asia Minor and later in Rome. In Rome, he met a few vital men, for example, Aelius Gallus, who organized him the Roman citizenship.
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Herodotus was a Greek student of history broadly alluded to as ‘The Father of History’. He lived in the fifth century BC and was a contemporary of Socrates. A noteworthy figure in Greek history, he was the principal student of history known to have parted from Homeric custom to regard verifiable subjects as a technique for examination. He gathered his materials deliberately and basically, and afterward continued to mastermind them into a historiographic story.
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Thales of Miletus
Thales of Miletus was a pre-Socratic Greek savant from Miletus, in Asia Minor, and one of the Seven Sages of Greece. Numerous, most quite Aristotle, see him as the primary scholar in the Greek convention. As indicated by Bertrand Russell, “Western logic starts with Thales.” Thales endeavored to clarify common marvels without reference to folklore, and was hugely compelling in this respect. (more…)
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The Greeks were the soonest pioneers of a great part of the learning that went ahead to establish the frameworks of logical examinations for a large number of years and a standout amongst the most vital figures from that period is without a doubt Eratosthenes, who was a mathematician, geographer and in addition a stargazer of uncommon quality. Furthermore he was additionally a music scholar which well and genuinely demonstrates the kind of adaptable information and blessings that he had.
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Sophocles was an old Greek writer and one of three antiquated Greek tragedians whose plays have survived. His plays had a place with the period after Aeschylus and prior of Euripides. In view of the data gave by Suda, a tenth century reference book, Sophocles composed 123 plays amid his lifetime, out of which just seven have made due in a total frame.
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The Palace of Knossos is found quite recently south of cutting edge Heraklion close to the north bank of Crete.
Worked by a development that we call the Minoans, it covers around 150,000 square feet (14,000 square meters) of space, the extent of more than two American football fields, and was encompassed by a town in ancient history. The site came to unmistakable quality in the mid twentieth century when it was uncovered and reestablished by a group drove by British classicist Arthur Evans.