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a stretch of land that extends southward into the 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

3

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 southeastern 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 ans discipline of Socrates who was one of the most famous thinkers of ancient Greece

Plato

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The Minoan civilization was named after this

King Minos

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an outdoor marketplace in ancient Greece

agora

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valuables taken in war

plunder