Archeologists disagree about the route they took and are not sure where in Central Asia they originated.
Scientists date many archeological remains uncovered in Mycenae, Tiryns, and elsewhere to c.
) was the typical structure of a community in the ancient Greek world.
However, the evidence on which this time period is based is uncertain.
A feast may be held at the bride’s father’s house, after which the groom would take his bride back to his parents’ house. For the wife to be fully accepted into the groom’s family, a child had to be conceived from their union. The man would have to pay back, in cash, the remaining dowry money to his wife’s parents.
They were greeted at the door by the groom’s parents and led to the hearth. Divorces were granted on many grounds; for example, if the wife could not bear children.
There were eventually over 1,000 in the Greek World but among the most important were Athens, Sparta, Corinth, Thebes, Syracuse, Aegina, Rhodes, Argos, Eretria, and Elis.
The biggest was Sparta, although with some 8,500 km² of territory, this was exceptionally large and most It is all hilly and shaded, and has many springs...