The Alphabet is Historic: Mediterranean World

The Phoenician World

Map of  Mediterranean world with Phoenician colonies

The Phoenicians traveled in their ships to every shore of the Mediterranean,
where they traded all sorts of products and founded many new cities (colonies).


The Greek World

Map of  Mediterranean world with Greek colonies

The Greeks were a trading people like the Phoenicians. They also
traveled by ship and founded new cities on far-away shores.


The Roman World

Map of  Mediterranean world with Roman Empire

The Romans absorbed the lands of the Greeks, Phoenicians and many other peoples into
their empire. They learned from these peoples many different things that they passed on to us.