Sentence Examples


  • In the Hellenistic period it gained inportance as a fortress by which the Macedonian rulers controlled central Greece.
  • All the Hellenistic courts felt it a great part of prestige to be filled with the light of Hellenic culture.
  • Here you find articles in the encyclopedia on topics related to the Hellenistic period.
  • It was thus that when Rome became a world-empire, it found to some extent the forms of government ready made, and took over from the Hellenistic monarchies a tradition which it handed on to the later world.
  • From 970 to 772 B.C. the bare outline of events is supplied by extracts from two Hellenistic historians, Menander of Ephesus and Dius (largely dependent upon Menander), which have been preserved by Josephus, Ant.