World History

The Dorians!

The Dorians

We talk about the Greeks, but sadly always overlook a crucial tribe that is associated with the Greeks. The Dorians! Known for being a fierce tribe with fighting attitude, founding major states such as Sparta, and causing a lot of stuff later on in history because of what they did. The Dorians should definitely be added to our curriculum.

Major Achievements

1} Wiped out the Minoan and Mycenaean civilization

2} Conquered Greece

3} Founded Sparta and Macedonia

Thought to be founded by Dorus, one of Helen of Troy's three sons.