ANCH026_Lecture10

the persian wars our questions what is the conflict

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Unformatted text preview: ns, Anaktorians, KythNians, Siphnians, Ambrakians, Lepreans “ What if….? THE PERSIAN WARS Our questions: •  What is the conflict about? •  What is so special about the Persian Wars? •  What were the effects of the conflict? RESULTS OF THE PERSIAN WARS •  Eleutheria as a value and as a political term •  Redefining Greek identity, distinction between Greek and Barbarian •  Barbaros becomes a derogatory term •  Boost in Greek confidence •  Boost in Athenian confidence FOUNDING OF THE DELIAN LEAGUE (478 BCE) •  Alliance of equal partners •  Athens as hegemon •  Synedrion as the central organ of the League •  Treasury of the League at Delos •  Contributions by individual members (ships/soldiers or financial contributions) THE DELIAN LEAGUE - CONFLICTS 476 BCE: Skyros 473 BCE: Karystos THE DELIAN LEAGUE - CONFLICTS 476 BCE: Skyros 473 BCE: Karystos 470 BCE: Naxos THE DELIAN LEAGUE - CONFLICTS 476 BCE: Skyros 473 BCE: Karystos 470 BCE: Naxos 465 BCE: Thasos FROM ALLIANCE (SYMMACHIA) TO EMPIRE (ARCHĒ) •  Members not allowed to leave the League •  New members acquir...
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