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The Story of the Greeks

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Agamemnon, insults priest of Apollo 48
  • King of Mycenæ 44
  • Age of Pericles 146
  • Agesilaus, at Coronea 189
  • Agis, condemned to death 275
    • type of old Spartans 271
  • Alcibiades, anecdotes of 161, 163, 164
    • hostility toward 166
    • killed by Persians 171
    • shield of 162
  • Alexander I 197-199
  • Alexander the Great, birthplace of 227
    • crosses Libyan desert 245
    • cuts Gordian knot 238
    • death of 236, 253
    • enters Jerusalem 244
    • generosity of 248
    • horsemanship of 229, 231
    • marriage of 252
    • omens concerning 227
    • prophecy of 256
    • self-denial of 251
    • takes title of "Shah in Shah" 249
    • tomb of 255
    • victory of 237, 246
    • visit of, to Diogenes 235
  • Alexandria, founded 244
    • Lighthouse of 264
  • Ambassador, life of, sacred 111, 120
  • Amphictyonic Council 20, 217, 224
  • Anaxagoras, philosopher 151, 152
  • Antalcidas, treaty of 190
  • Antigone 36, 40
  • Antigonus Doson 275
  • Antigonus Gonatas 269
  • Antigonus, "the one-eyed" 262
  • Antipater, governor of Macedon 256, 258, 260
  • Apollo sends plague 48
    • statue in honor of 264
  • Appetite, recipe for good 238
  • Aratus, leader of Achæan League 269
    • poisoning of 277
  • Arbela, battle at 246
  • Archon, how elected 87
    • origin of title of 57
  • Areopagus, court of law 91
    • Pisistratus before the 95
  • Aristides, anecdote of 118
    • burial of 141
    • discovers plans of Xerxes 133
    • recall of 124
  • Aristocrat, derivation of 95
  • Aristodemus, daughter sacrificed by 72
  • Aristogiton 99, 102
  • Aristomenes 73-77
  • Aristophanes 173-175
  • Aristotle, teacher of Alexander 231
  • Arridæus 256, 261
  • Artaxerxes, befriends Themistocles 140
    • oath of 147
    • sends for Hippocrates 155
    • treachery of 181
  • Aspasia 152
  • Aster, an archer 220
  • Athene, festival in honor of 26
  • Athenians, at Marathon 113-115
  • Athens, art in 149
    • becomes an oligarchy 87
    • burning of 132
    • called Cecropia 16
    • chains of Xerxes in 137
    • Olympic games at in, 1896 80
    • plague in 155
    • purification of 90
    • rebuilt 137
    • title of king in 56
    • voting in 91, 103
  • Athos, Mount 110, 124, 126

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