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Ancient Sparta

Kathleen Mary Tyrer Chrimes Atkinson

Ancient Sparta

a re-examination of the evidence

by Kathleen Mary Tyrer Chrimes Atkinson

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Published by Manchester University Press in [Manchester, Eng.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sparta (Greece)
    • Subjects:
    • Sparta (Greece)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby K.M.T. Chrimes.
      SeriesPublications of the University of Manchester,, no. 304. Historical series, no. 84
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF261.S8 A85
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 527 p.
      Number of Pages527
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6073959M
      LC Control Number50014352
      OCLC/WorldCa556100

        The ancient Greek city-state of Sparta had a social hierarchy that was different from many of its neighbors. The top of the social pyramid was occupied by the two kings, whose powers were checked by a ‘council of elders’.   The ancient Greek city state of Sparta had a social hierarchy that was different from many of its neighbors. The top of the social pyramid was occupied by the two kings, whose powers were checked by a ‘council of elders’. These elders were chosen from the next class, the Spartiates. Below this aristocratic class was a middle class which was Author: Dhwty.

      - Explore MermaidsNovel's board "Ancient Sparta", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Ancient sparta, Ancient greece and Greek warrior pins. Ancient Greece: CKHG Student Book $ Ancient Greece introduces young students to a civilization that has had more influence on the Western world than any other. They investigate life in ancient Athens and in ancient Sparta; learn about the Persian wars; visit the early Olympic Games; hear about Greek gods and goddesses; and meet Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, and Alexander the Great.

      Ancient Sparta. In Ancient Greece Sparta was a city-state with a very strong army and a government that was well led. Sparta was known as one of the strongest city-states in Greece. Only the strongest survived in Sparta, male or female. The Spartans killed weak children. If they believed that a baby was too weak, they left it out to die of exposure beside a slope on Mount Taygetus. The spine remains undamaged. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Ancient Sparta by Pete DiPrimio A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous.


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Title: Ancient Sparta: a re-examination of the evidence Publications of the University of Manchester: Historical series, University of Manchester Issue 84 of Publications.

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