The categorization of the past into discrete, quantified named blocks of time is called ... It is the period in which Greek and Roman society flourished and wielded great ... Post-Classical History – Period of time that immediately followed ancient ...


This timeline of ancient history lists historical events of the documented ancient past from the ... This period is also the setting of the Iliad and the Odyssey epic poems (which were ..... Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies.


Ancient history as a term refers to the aggregate of past events from the beginning of writing and recorded human history and extending as far as the post -classical history. The phrase may be used either to refer to the period of time or the academic ..... During this Zhou era China embraced a feudal society of decentralized ...


It includes broad global eras, such as the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age. ... 500CE) Ancient India refers to a long period of history which includes the Vedic ... foreign travel and discovery was an influential part of European societies.


This history by period summarizes significant eras in the history of the world, from the ancient .... Interaction. Help · About Wikipedia · Community portal · Recent changes · Contact page ...


Ancient Roman society originated as a society of small farmers. .... Roman society changed enormously over time as Rome expanded .... Women's hairstyles varied over the long period of Rome's history.


The term “prehistoric” refers to the time before written history. ... This period includes the great early civilizations of the ancient Near East (think Babylonia), ancient Egypt, ancient ... Medieval society was organized into clearly defined strata.


Mar 5, 2010 ... The term Ancient, or Archaic, Greece refers to the time three centuries before ... 800 B.C. and 500 B.C.—a relatively sophisticated period in world history. ... Most built a marketplace (an agora) and a community meeting place.


Although ancient Greek Society was dominated by the male citizen, with his full ... males was discouraged and women occupied their time with indoor activities .... been much as in any other period of history with a mix of contempt, distrust, and ...