Ancient Sparta

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Cultural Detail: Men between the ages of 8 and 30 were gone training or fighting which left the women to run the everyday life. As a result women in Ancient Sparta had more rights than women in other parts of the ancient world.

Spartan Race runner builds an empire

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Ancient Greek pottery decoration 82

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Ancient Spartan Warriors Art

Additional information: Greek hoplites in a phalanx.

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Additional information: Greek hoplites in a phalanx.

Cultural Detail:  shields had a "family crest" that was used to  identify fallen soldiers

Spartans by kosv01 on DeviantArt

Hi all, It's been a long since i posted anything. Another picture of my favorite theme, this time more historically accurate in shields. Not many p... Spartans

Major Characteristics: Music and dancing are considered vital for soldiers to learn because it teaches them to move simultaneously with their peers and listen to certain commands given through war songs.

Top 10 Greatest Historical Warriors - Listverse

In this list we see a combination of two of my favorite things - ancient (well mostly) history and warriors. While most of these warrior groups come from ancient history - one or two come close to modern history. They all, undoubtedly, belong on this list. Please mention other groups who might be considered for a future list in the comments.

Major Characteristics: Newborns are examined by the city elders to determine whether they are healthy enough to be raised as a Spartan.

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Major Characteristics: Newborns are examined by the city elders to determine whether they are healthy enough to be raised as a Spartan.

Major Characteristics: Women in Sparta receive an education and are trained in gymnastics to remain physically fit.

10 Common Misconceptions About the Ancient Greeks - Listverse

Misconceptions about the Greeks are incredibly widespread. Below are ten of the more common misperceptions people retain in regards to Greek culture.

Cultural Details: physical fitness is very important to the Spartan way of life

Women in ancient Sparta

Cultural Details: physical fitness is very important to the Spartan way of life

Common Jobs: being a soldier was required of all men from the time they were 20 to the age of 30

Мир переводов :: Spartan warriors (general information + video: "Ancient Worlds: The Spartans")

Among all the states of ancient Greece in a special way were allocated only 2 - Sparta and Athens. In Sparta reigned two kings, and each of them handed his power by inheritance.

Government: Sparta has two kings who act as military commanders as well as an elected council of elders who gradually gain responsibility for many things pertaining to ruling over Sparta

Ancient Greek Re-Enactment, ALHF, Classical, Hellenistic | Ringwood VIC

Ringwood based Ancient Hoplitikon are an Ancient Greek re-enactment group who focus on studying, replicating and performing with military and civilian equipment.

Sites to see: Eurotas river

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Sites to see: Eurotas river

Major Characteristics: The women of Sparta are allowed to own land and property separate from that of their husbands.

Major Characteristics: The women of Sparta are allowed to own land and property separate from that of their husbands.

Sites to see: These ruins are all that is left of the temple of Artemis Orthia in Sparta.

Sites to see: These ruins are all that is left of the temple of Artemis Orthia in Sparta.