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The Greek Era (800 BCE to 600 CE)

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Leonidas at Thermopyles
Léonidas aux Thermopyles
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The Real Last Stand of the 300

In August or September of 480 BCE a few stood against many. This was a war that inspired myths and legends throughout history. Democracy would live or die in this war. If the Persians can destroy Athens then Democracy will die in its' infancy.

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Statue of Aphrodite
The Greek Goddess Aprrodite
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Aphrodite – The Goddess of Love

My second cousin Aphrodite was the Greek goddess of love, beauty, desire and fertility, and was rumored to be the oldest of the twelve Olympian gods…

A “tongue-in-cheek” historical retelling.

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