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was home to the city-states of Sparta and Athens.
Bear in mind this debate is not a foregone conclusion since for soldiers and women, Sparta really might be a better place to choose to live.Exercise 3:Travel Brochures or Real Estate Ads
After reading the information about Sparta and Athens, and looking at the chart above, prepare a poster or travel brochure or real estate ad extolling your city-state (choose between Sparta and Athens).
What's the difference between Athens and Sparta
Athens had a strong navy and Sparta had a strong army.
Both had a large amount of slaves (100,00)
was called an oligarchy
council that made laws
dedicated to military
Sparta provided army and assistance
Difference Between Sparta and Athens | Difference Between
I believe the peloponnesian war evolved because of Athenian support for Spartan enemies, Spartan alarm at a rise in Athenian power, and the drastic differences between the two cultures....
Sparta Reconsidered - Spartan and Athenian Marriage
While this gave Sparta the best army in Greece, regarded by all as next to invincible, and helped Sparta defeat Athens in the Peloponnesian War (431-404), we do not find at Sparta any of the accoutrements otherwise normally associated with Classical Greek civilization: no historians, no playwrights, no great architecture, and, especially, no philosophers.
Comparison to Athens and Sparta - Ancient Corinth
The, by then, Carthaginian domain in Spain was much expanded by Hamilcar Barca, the father of the great Hannibal (247-183 BC), in the time between the (264-241) and (218-201) Punic Wars with Rome.