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One of the city states of ancient Greece, Sparta was well known for its warrior culture.
Ancient Greek Super-powers While both Athens & Sparta were ancient Greek city-states inhabited by people who shared a similar language, religion and a pride in being "Greek," there were distinct differences. The Athenians placed a premium upon having a "sound mind & body," emphasizing a well r…
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They are 153 miles apart by land and 95 miles apart by air. Can you believe that in 490BC a messanger was ordered to run that distance just to send reinforcments for a battle! Not only that but after he made it he returned with the reinforcments, fought in the battle and was then ordered to run all …
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Indeed it didThe invasion by Xerxes I of Persia happened in 480 BC, he invaded the peloponese with a force of (apparently, recorded by Herodotus) over 5,200,000! The war was not really with Sparta in particular but with the whole peninsula. The famous battle of Thermopylae was during this conflict,…
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HeroLeonidas was the youngest of three children: Dorieus, Cleomenes (or Kleomenes) and Leonidas, so he was never expected to rise to the throne, therefore he took part in the agoge, the unique training of Sparta usually spared from the royal heirs. Dorieus was born after Cleomenes but was fully legi…
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Sparta ran on a system of democracy, therefore it had two kings who shared responsibilities. It is evident from Plutarch's; "Life of Lycurgus", that a lawgiver known by the name of Lycurgus derived the Spartan laws from the oracle at Delphi, which outlined how Sparta was to function. Within this De…
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Sparta Lord no! Quite the opposite, a spartan force under the command of Leonidas' older half'brother Cleomenes I razed the Argolid force to the ground, wiping them from the main stage. Thebes conquered Sparta after Xerxes I's invasion of 480 BC The Theban's did not 'conquer' Sparta, nobody did. Th…
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Andreia Spartan men strived for andriea, which is their word for maleness. the best thing for a spartan to do was die for Sparta and freedom in battle fighting to the last. They worshipped all the olympian gods but gave them all a military side, there is even a statue of aphrodite in armour, connies…
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In their height of power,around 500 BC,around 8000 citizen hoplites. But to that number you should add those under and over age,and women. So the number maybe 3-4times that.THat is only full citizens of Sparta. Not counting slaves,or periokoi(broad term could be half-citizens)..By the time of the en…
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The differences were not great - Sparta had a government which was a limited democracy - that is that is it was limited to the adult males who also comprised the army; they met in assembly and made decisions on matters put before them by the council. Athens started that way but progressively moved…
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After the western Greek citiy-states led by Sparta had defeated the Persian navy at Salamis, the Persians could not feed their army during the oncoming winter and had to send half of it home. The remaining half, with 40,000 Greek allies, was therefore now about the same size as the southern Greek al…
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The Spartans never really recovered from the huge loss of life in 465 BC earthquake and subsequent helot revolt as well as wars with Argives and Arcadians (except Mantineans) which came immediately after epic war with Persia, and basically ended in the eve of the Great earthquake. Wounded Sparta t…
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At Battle of Thermopyles Sparta lost one of the Kings. Less than 8000 hoplites were left in city of Sparta itself. Year after 300 died, there was much bigger battle of Plateia,where full Spartan army fought the same enemy and won. Soon after that, there was a devastating earthquake in Sparta that …
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the difference is their government ,The Atheniam government had a democracy,while the Spartam governmenthad a military aristocracy.The two governments defferd in many ways.
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The people that living in Sparta are Spartans. Sparta is located in Greece.
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The differences between Athens and Sparta were caused by the geographical location, they were quite far apart so it should be expected that they had different societies. Another reason was that they were both founded at different times, by different people.They were both independent city-states in s…
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Answer 1: A Spartan would destroy a Knight. The movie 300 should answer that  Answer 2: Unless it is a Jedi Knight  Answer 3:It would be tied, however, if it is a Jedi Knight and a Spartan from the Halo Universe.
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THE 300 SPARTANS WHO FOUGHT PERSIA They were the elite fighting army of the king of Sparta. Sparta was kingdom in the Peleponese (a part of modern Greece). They were trained to fight from when they were children and were known as the best trained soldiers in those times. They did nothing else but tr…
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Answer Well the Spartans had conquered the Messenians during 743 b.c and 668 b.c (2 wars during that period). The conquered inhabitants were turned into helots (people who worked their masters lands, something like serfs during the middle ages) These helots were extremely hostile towards their Sp…
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Athens loved to learn, they did fight in wars, and they were central government.Sparta loved to fight, they had some girls play sports too! They people were really strong, so that helped them in war. Sparta wanted to be in control, they both go to war. That brings Greece down to distruction.
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They both ran under a polis style government although Sparta ran under an oligarchy but Athens was run under a democracy. Athens and Sparta were the two city-states in ancient Greece. They represents physical prowess (Sparta) and intellect (Athens)... Greece was very powerful in those times posse…
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From my book and my research it would take Athens 10-20 days or if something slowed them down probley even more from isaac vista view
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Older men in the Agôgê who train the younger boys and show them how to fight and defend themselves.
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Women The women didn't get much freedom. They were only aloud to go to the spartan tournaments. Besides that they would do house work. When they had a baby they didn't even get to see it. It was brought to an elder to see if it was a "healthy" baby or not. If they weren't healthy they would be take…
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The difference between Athens and Sparta is: SParta is a oligarchy. Athens is a direct-democracyOne difference between the city-states of Athens in Sparta was that Sparta was ruled by a king while Athens was overseen by a democratically elected group.
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Athens was more artistic and Sparta was more tougher at war
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The Spartans were the military of the city-state of Sparta.They were the citizens of the city-state of Ancient Greece called Sparta in the region of Laconia. They were known in ancient times as Lakedaimonians,which is broad term for the city that consisted of five villages,and neighboring populated …
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Sparta was a city state in Greece. It was formed after the Dorians invaded Greece and the Spartans were enemies of the Ahenians
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Although Sparta was known to have the strongest army in Greece, they also eat too many beans and tended to fart in battle it was very stinky and everyone died becuase goerge tooted really bad
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Sparta went through mostly war based for thier education, But Athenians had a good education in music, art, and reading
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The difference between Sparta and Athens is that in Sparta, the ruling government was a military government, while in Athens, the ruling government was a democracy. In Sparta, the people focus on military matters. That is because of the fear of an uprising by their helots. In Athens, a democracy rul…
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"What is the conflict between Good and Evil?" (Not to say Athen is good, Sparta - Evil, I just mean they are two polarities, they just can't seem to get on) Sparta thought Athens was getting too powerful so they decided to show them a thing or two, Athens should have won, if it weren't for the death…
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The Peloponnesian War was between Athens and its allies and Sparta and its allies, with Persia supporting Sparta financially later in the war, which lasted for 27 years from 431 to 404 BCE, devastating the Greek world from Sicily to Asia Minor in the process. In 404 BCE the Spartan fleet destroyed …
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The Spartan's were primaraly Hoplites, that means they used to shields called Hoploms and large spears, The shields were important because they helped form the formation as each soldier used his shield to cover the man next to him called a phalanx, And pointed there spears down and marched forward t…
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Athens: They are rich and varied and they started to expan their cities. They built the Acroplis and the Athens were great artists. They were falling to pieces because of the dark ages of Greece. Sparta:They never gave up and they cared about their people. Spartans wanted their women to have healt…
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