Lysander (d. 395 BCE) was a Spartan statesman and general who famously defeated the Athenian navy at the Battle of Aigospotamoi...
Map of Archaic Greece
A map of the political structure of Greece in the Archaic Age (ca. 750 - 490 BC).
Map of Greece under Theban Hegemony
A map showing ancient Greece at the time of Theban hegemony, 371 BCE to 362 BCE.
Map of the Peloponnesian War, Beginning
Map of the Alliances of the Peloponnesian War, as well as the respective strategies of the opposing factions of Sparta...
The Battle on the plain of Marathon in September 490 BCE between Greeks and the invading forces of Persian King Darius...
A huge part of the Spartan population was made up of those who were not actually Spartan, the helots; a cause of great concern...
Novelist Dr Roger Kenworthy on the 'Memoirs of Nathanial Kenworthy
Jade Koekoe, Blog Editor of Ancient History Encyclopedia (AHE), recently spoke with novelist Dr. Roger Kenworthy...
Part of an Unfinished Horse in Limestone
The outline is incised and then roughly cut round. A bridle is indicated and, on the extreme left, perhaps the knee...
Pausanias (c. 510 - c. 465 BCE) was a Spartan regent and general who won glory by leading a combined Greek force to victory...
The Peloponnesian League (c. 550 BCE - c. 366 BCE) was a loose confederation of Greek city-states led by Sparta. The League...