Leonidas I of Sparta
Leonidas was the Spartan king who famously led a small band of...
A 5th century BCE marble figure of a Spartan hoplite, perhaps of...
Gorgo of Sparta
Gorgo was the queen of the Greek city-state of Sparta, daughter...
Thermopylae is a mountain pass near the sea in northern Greece...
The Persian Wars refers to the conflict between Greece and Persia...
Total War: Arena - Hero Chronicles: Leonidas
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Battle of Thermopylae 480 BCE
A map indicating the location and military positions taken in the...
Ancient Greek Warfare
In the ancient Greek world, warfare was seen as a necessary evil...
Sparta was one of the most important Greek city-states throughout...
The Greek Phalanx
One of the most effective and enduring military formations in ancient...
This is a 3d representation of how Spartan warriors in action might...
The Empire of Alexander the Great
A map showing the Empire of Alexander the Great, his conquests...