Ancient Greece is widely considered one of the first civilizations. It was the place where democracy was born. Lasting from the Archaic period of the 8th to the 6th century BC, and then to the end of antiquity.
Following the end of Ancient Greece, it was the period of the Early Middle Ages and the Byzantine era.
Classic Greece is the period between 5th and 4th century BC, and it was one of the most flourishing period of Greece.
Thanks to invasion by Alexander the Great, Hellenistic civilization spread to Central Asia and the Western end of the Mediterranean Sea.
Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome are the two civilizations that made Europe what is it today. A lot of inventions in technology and science are thanks to the work done by people in Ancient Greece. This documentary talks about the rich history of Ancient Greece.