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Bombing of London in the Battle of Britain during World War II. Description from I searched for this on

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Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king in Greece

Alexander III of Macedon, also known as Alexander the Great, was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece...

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GREEK MYTHOLOGY MEME: 10/? ∟Eva Green as A T H E N A Goddess of intelligence and skill, warfare, battle strategy, handicrafts, and wisdom. According to most traditions, she was born from Zeus’s head fully formed and armored. She was depicted crowned with a crested helm, armed with shield and a spear, and wearing the aegis over a long dress. Poets describe her as “grey-eyed” or having especially bright, keen eyes. She was a special patron of heroes such as Odysseus.

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Themistocles (524 - 459 a. C) Athenian politician and general. One of the most important battles of the ancient world was that of Salamis (Medical War II, in 480 a. Of C) and resulted in the destruction by the Greeks of the huge fleet of the Persians. The latter, led by Xerxes, had launched a massive invasion of Greece, Asia Minor through making a huge army raced across the plains of Anatolia, Laodicea, Sardis and Pergamum, intending to cross the Dardanelles to reach the Greeks in the…

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Minerva Roman Goddess of Wisdom 16x20 Poster Print Goddess Art

The Art of Emily Balivet. Browse Emily's galleries of fine art depicting mythological Goddesses, Witches and Faeries, Medieval legends, commissioned works and more. Emily has been creating artworks in the style of figurative realism for over 17 years...

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A paratrooper from 5th (Scots) Parachute Battalion, 2nd Parachute Brigade, takes cover on a street corner in Athens during operations against members of ELAS, 18 December 1944.

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Sherman tanks and troops from 5th (Scots) Parachute Battalion, 2nd Parachute Brigade, during operations against members of ELAS in Athens, 18 December 1944.

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Arena at The Tholos Temple, Delphi Greece THIS IS THE LEDGE WE TOOK THE JUMPING PICTURE ON!!! @savgabbabe @kefuller @madie709 @emmasarcar @kdoolin23

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Battle of Athens, Dec 1944-Jan 1945: British paras patrol on the perimeter of the Athens gas works. Fighting with communist guerrillas attempting to take over Greece was fierce. The British, and the forces of the Greek interim government, finally prevailed thanks to superior firepower and military tactics.

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