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The Last Man, Edited by Steven E. Jones

Athens


Capital of Greece, famed as the center of classical Greek civilization, Athens is most celebrated for the reign of Pericles (443-429 BCE). Briefly the capital of the Byzantine Empire, in 1834 it became capital of the newly independent Greece. Its citadel mount is the famous Acropolis.


Map of Mediterranean region

Published @ RC

October 1997

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