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.

Rare Genuine Ancient Roman Iron Crossbow Single Knot Fibula Brooch Artifact

Rare Genuine Ancient Roman Iron Crossbow Single Knot Fibula Brooch Artifact

Aristotle tutoring Alexander - "Alexandre à Aristote salut. Tu as eu tort de publier tes leçons acroamatiques. Car en quoi serons-nous supérieurs aux autres, si les doctrines que tu nous as enseignées deviennent communes à tout le monde ? Pour moi, je préférerais me distinguer par la connaissance des plus grands biens que par la puissance. Porte-toi bien !" (Plutarques, Vies Alexandres, VII 1-7 668 a.c.)

Aristotle tutoring Alexander - "Alexandre à Aristote salut. Tu as eu tort de publier tes leçons acroamatiques. Car en quoi serons-nous supérieurs aux autres, si les doctrines que tu nous as enseignées deviennent communes à tout le monde ? Pour moi, je préférerais me distinguer par la connaissance des plus grands biens que par la puissance. Porte-toi bien !" (Plutarques, Vies Alexandres, VII 1-7 668 a.c.)

Ancient-wrestling

Ancient-wrestling

deus ex machina. ancient greek crane used in theaters to "fly in" god-characters.

deus ex machina. ancient greek crane used in theaters to "fly in" god-characters.

Basically, the people of Islam are split into two factions, the Sunnis and Shiites. Sunnis believe that Abu Bakr as-Siddiq was the proper successor to Muhammad. This the common belief of many Muslims. Some believe that Ali ibn Abi Talib was the proper successor. These people identify themselves as Shiites.

Basically, the people of Islam are split into two factions, the Sunnis and Shiites. Sunnis believe that Abu Bakr as-Siddiq was the proper successor to Muhammad. This the common belief of many Muslims. Some believe that Ali ibn Abi Talib was the proper successor. These people identify themselves as Shiites.

Tuareg | Flickr - Photo Sharing! "Today, many Tuareg live in sedentary communities in the cities bordering the Sahara that once were the great centers of trade for western Africa. Although most Tuareg now practice some degree of Islam, they are not considered Arabic."

Tuareg | Flickr - Photo Sharing! "Today, many Tuareg live in sedentary communities in the cities bordering the Sahara that once were the great centers of trade for western Africa. Although most Tuareg now practice some degree of Islam, they are not considered Arabic."

Cerberus Three Headed Dog Beast Statue, Greek and Roman Mythology, guardian of The Underworld, ancient art reproductions, museum store

Cerberus Three Headed Dog Beast Statue, Bronze Finish 8L

Cerberus Three Headed Dog Beast Statue, Greek and Roman Mythology, guardian of The Underworld, ancient art reproductions, museum store

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