Don’t invest in the Delian League

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An interesting note in the history of ancient Greece, with all its philosophy and democracy, is the formation of the Delian League in the 5th Century BC…4th Century BC?….I honestly cannot think as to how to classify events throughout the 400’s BC, sometimes its hard enough with figuring out 1600’s is the 17th Century (it is one of those things that I can never get my head around, like computer programming or how to strum a guitar [seriously, how?], but maybe that’s just me). Regardless, throughout the 500-400 BC, ancient Greece had been in and out of various wars with the Persians – and remember that Greece was at this time comprised of separate city-states, such as Athens, Sparta, Naxos, etc. – so someone came up with a plan to form a huge alliance of these disparate groups to better fend off those pesky Persians, and what…

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About Jack

BRIEF BIO: Jack Gunter is a writer of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and songs. He is the co-owner of Open Door Communications, a copywriter, an inventor, and a former broker and private investigator. He is a naturalist and an amateur scientist and cryptologist. He likes to compose music and to design and play games and puzzles of all types. He homeschooled his children. He lives in the Upstate of South Carolina with his beautiful wife, talented two daughters, his old friend and Great Dane Sam, and his three Viking Cats.

Posted on April 17, 2015, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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