Oxford Summary Chart
for GBT I & II

Historical EventsGBT IGBT II
c.1200 BC- Trojan War  
c.1100 BC- Gk. Colon. Ionia  
c.776 BC-1st Olympic Games8thC- Homer, Iliad; Odyssey 
c.683 BC-1st Athen. Elections  
621 BC- Draco's Legal Code  
594 BC- Solon's Const. Reform  
509 BC- Roman Repub. Estab.c.525-456- Aeschylus, Oresteia (Agamem., Lib. B., Eumenides) 
507 BC- Cleisthenes Demo..  
493 BC- Themistocles Elected;            Fortifies Athenian Harborc.496-406-Sophocles, 3Theb.Plays (Oedip., Oedip. at C., Antig.) 
499-449 BC- Persian Wars   
490 BC- Gk. Victory at Marathonc.484-424- Herodotus, Histories 
480 BC- Gk. Defeat at Thermop.  
480 BC- Gk. Victory at Salamis  
462-461 BC- Pericles' Demo.Reforms c.460-400- Thucydides, Pelop.War
431-404 BC- Peloponnesian Warc.429-377- Plato, Gorgias, Last Days of Soc. (Euthy., Apol., Crito, Phaedo)c.429-377- Plato, Republic, Theaetetus, Phaedrus
336 BC- Alexander succeeds Philip; dies in 325384-322- Aristotle, Poetics384-322- Aristotle, Nico. Ethics, De Anima, Physics, Metaphysics
264-146 BC- Punic Wars  
44 BC- Caesar's Assassination c.97-54BC- Lucretius, Nature of Things
c.4 BC- Birth of Christ 70-19 BC- Virgil, Aeneid
  c.AD 56-117- Tacitus, Annals
14 AD- Death of Augustus Caesar c.AD 46-120- Plutarch, Lives