Spartans

Pub Date : 2011-09-19 | Author : Nigel M. Kennell | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444360530
ISBN 13 : 1444360531

Spartans: A New History chronicles the complete history of ancient Sparta from its origins to the end of antiquity. Helps bridge the gap between the common conceptions of Sparta an..

The Spartans

Pub Date : 2003-05-26 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : The Overlook Press

ISBN 10 : 9781590208373
ISBN 13 : 1590208374

The Spartans were a society of warrior-heroes who were the living exemplars of such core values as duty, discipline, self-sacrifice, and extreme toughness. This book, written by on..

Spartans

Pub Date : 2013-01-01 | Author : Steven Otfinoski | Publisher : ABDO

ISBN 10 : 9781617837289
ISBN 13 : 1617837288

Details the origins and history of Sparta, notable battles waged by the Greek city-state, and what the life of a Spartan soldier was like on and off the battlefield...

Plutarch On Sparta

Pub Date : 1988 | Author : Plutarch | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 0140444637
ISBN 13 : 9780140444636

Two more of Plutarch's lives, covering the careers of the Spartan kings, Agis and Cleomenes...

Spartans

Pub Date : 2009-08-01 | Author : Paul Dinzeo | Publisher : Bellwether Media

ISBN 10 : 9781612116082
ISBN 13 : 1612116086

Young Spartans left home at seven years old to begin their military training. They were desensitized to pain and hunger and encouraged to steal when they needed to. Readers will di..

Michigan State Football

Pub Date : 2004-01-06 | Author : Steve Grinczel | Publisher : Arcadia Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781439631270
ISBN 13 : 1439631271

Michigan State University's football history is overflowing with famous, interesting, and colorful figures. From Gideon "Charlie" Smith, who in 1913 became one of the nation's firs..