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History of the Greek Revolution (book; 1828).

History of the Greek Revolution: Compiled from Official Documents of the Greek Government : Sketches of the War in Greece, by Phillip James Green, (Esq. Late British Consul for Patrass, in Greece), and the Recent Publications of Mr. 30 more words


On the Road in Greece: Areos Square Remembers Heroes of Legal System

Heroes who attempted to establish a free Greece after the 1821 Greek Revolution fought with the power of the pen. In the provincial city of Tripoli, in the heart of the Peloponnese, is Areos Square. 338 more words

Greek Independence Day: A Complex History for Just 24 Hours

On March 25th, Greeks across the globe celebrated Greek Independence Day. It has been nearly two centuries since Metropolitan Germanos of Patros raised the flag of revolt at the Monastery of Agia Lavra, the traditional start of the Greek War of Independence. 1,927 more words




Ώς πότε παλικάρια να ζούμεν στα στενά,
Mονάχοι σα λιοντάρια, σταις ράχαις στα βουνά;
Σπηλαίς να κατοικούμεν, να βλέπωμεν κλαδιά, 89 more words


On The Road in Greece: The Open Air Water Power Museum

I went back in time to a period when water power decided the outcome of war battles. Water power was a decisive factor in the successful Greek Revolution in 1821.My taxi cab driver, Dimitri Tchokas took me to the Open Air Water Power Museum in Dimitsana, Arcadia. 568 more words

Monastery Three Hierarchs-Iasi/Alexandros Ypsilantis (Greek Revolution)

(Iasi) Trei Ierarhi Monastery (J 1845)

-see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trei_Ierarhi_Monastery

“The printing house established at Trei Ierarhi (Three Hierarchs) is considered to be the first in Moldova. The printing press issued the first book in Romanian “Cartea romaneasca de invatatura” (Romanian Book of Knowledge) (1643), and also other reference books for the Romanian culture. 106 more words