Sparta was the only city-state in which women influenced the economy. It was also the only city-state in which teenage girls could participate in sports.

Sparta was the only city-state in which women influenced the economy. It was also the only city-state in which teenage girls could participate in sports.

Spartan Women - educated, empowered, and trained and competed in athletics (in a time where no other women in Greece did any of this). Not only were the Spartan men the toughest soldiers that ever lived, but their women were as tough as nails too.

Spartan Women - educated, empowered, and trained and competed in athletics (in a time where no other women in Greece did any of this). Not only were the Spartan men the toughest soldiers that ever lived, but their women were as tough as nails too.

Dispite what many people think the Spartans had great artistic talent. They produced many great pieces of art including this one.

Dispite what many people think the Spartans had great artistic talent. They produced many great pieces of art including this one.

spartan woman. Legend has it that, when asked by an Athenian woman why Spartan women talk equally with their men, the Spartan woman replied, "Because we are the only ones who give birth to men." Love them.

spartan woman. Legend has it that, when asked by an Athenian woman why Spartan women talk equally with their men, the Spartan woman replied, "Because we are the only ones who give birth to men." Love them.

Chariot racing was a huge sport in classical Greece and Rome.  Each rider would have a chariot and four horses.  They would do a certain number of laps, racing eachother.  Chariot racing was often dangerous to both the riders and horses. There were lots of injuries and death.

Chariot racing was a huge sport in classical Greece and Rome. Each rider would have a chariot and four horses. They would do a certain number of laps, racing eachother. Chariot racing was often dangerous to both the riders and horses. There were lots of injuries and death.

Greek wrestling, also known as Ancient Greek wrestling and Pále, was the most popular organized sport in Ancient Greece. A point was scored when one player touched the ground with his back, hip, shoulder, or tapped out due to a submission-hold or was forced out of the wrestling-area. Three points had to be scored to win the match.

Greek wrestling, also known as Ancient Greek wrestling and Pále, was the most popular organized sport in Ancient Greece. A point was scored when one player touched the ground with his back, hip, shoulder, or tapped out due to a submission-hold or was forced out of the wrestling-area. Three points had to be scored to win the match.

Ancient Egypt Weapons | ... weapons here is an illustration of common weapons used in ancient rome

Ancient Egypt Weapons | ... weapons here is an illustration of common weapons used in ancient rome

The society of Ancient Sparta was divided into three main classes. At the top of society were Spartiate. Below that was  were the Perioeci and at the bottom, were the helots. Each of the classes had certain types of people in it in the society.

The society of Ancient Sparta was divided into three main classes. At the top of society were Spartiate. Below that was were the Perioeci and at the bottom, were the helots. Each of the classes had certain types of people in it in the society.

Trade helped the expansion of territory of Greece.  It spread the culture of the Greeks across the Mediterranean.  They were able to get wine and stuff like that.

Trade helped the expansion of territory of Greece. It spread the culture of the Greeks across the Mediterranean. They were able to get wine and stuff like that.

Rare Genuine Ancient Roman Iron Crossbow Single Knot Fibula Brooch Artifact

Rare Genuine Ancient Roman Iron Crossbow Single Knot Fibula Brooch Artifact

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