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A stretch of land that extends southward into eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea

Balkan Peninsula

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A large body of water bordered by Europe, Asia, And Africa

Mediterranean Sea

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The sea that separates Greece from Asia Minor

Aegean Sea

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The western edge of Asia

Asia Minor

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The sea that separates western Greece from southwest Italy

Ionian Sea

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An island in the eastern Mediterranean Sea; The center of Minoan civilization

Crete

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An early city state of Greece

Mycenae

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Ancient Greek philosopher and disciple of Socrates who was one of the most famous thinkers of Ancient Greece

Plato

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Legendary King of the Minoan civilization in Crete

King Minos

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An outdoor marketplace in Ancient Greece

Agora

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Valuables taken in war

Plunder