Mikhail Kourilov

Mikhail Kourilov

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Mikhail Kourilov
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the Last Supper - MS K.26, one of a sequence of 46 Biblical illustrations (c.1270-80) inserted at the front of a fourteenth-century Psalter (English)

the Last Supper - MS K.26, one of a sequence of 46 Biblical illustrations (c.1270-80) inserted at the front of a fourteenth-century Psalter (English)

La Pintura y la Guerra "Skirmish near Tanagra, 377 BC"  Richard Hook

La Pintura y la Guerra "Skirmish near Tanagra, 377 BC" Richard Hook

Spartan Hoplites at the second battle of Koroneia, 394 BC. Artwork by Giuseppe Rava.

Spartan Hoplites at the second battle of Koroneia, 394 BC. Artwork by Giuseppe Rava.

After the Battle of Mantineia, 418 BC, Steve Noon

After the Battle of Mantineia, 418 BC, Steve Noon

Спартанцы в Сиракузах

Спартанцы в Сиракузах

The Battle of Nemea (394 BC) was a battle in the Corinthian War, between Sparta and the allied cities of Argos, Athens, Corinth, and Thebes. The battle was fought in Corinthian territory, at the dry bed of the Nemea River. The battle was a decisive Spartan victory, which, coupled with the Battle of Coronea later in the same year, gave Sparta the advantage in the early fighting on the Greek mainland.

The Battle of Nemea (394 BC) was a battle in the Corinthian War, between Sparta and the allied cities of Argos, Athens, Corinth, and Thebes. The battle was fought in Corinthian territory, at the dry bed of the Nemea River. The battle was a decisive Spartan victory, which, coupled with the Battle of Coronea later in the same year, gave Sparta the advantage in the early fighting on the Greek mainland.

Battle of Leuctra, artwork by J. Shumate. The Battle of Leuctra (or Leuktra) was a battle fought on July 6, 371 BCE, between the Boeotians led by Thebans and the Spartans along with their allies amidst the post-Corinthian War conflict. The battle took place in the neighbourhood of Leuctra, a village in Boeotia in the territory of Thespiae. The Theban victory shattered Sparta’s immense influence over the Greek peninsula which Sparta had gained since its victory in the Peloponnesian War.

Battle of Leuctra, artwork by J. Shumate. The Battle of Leuctra (or Leuktra) was a battle fought on July 6, 371 BCE, between the Boeotians led by Thebans and the Spartans along with their allies amidst the post-Corinthian War conflict. The battle took place in the neighbourhood of Leuctra, a village in Boeotia in the territory of Thespiae. The Theban victory shattered Sparta’s immense influence over the Greek peninsula which Sparta had gained since its victory in the Peloponnesian War.

The Greek charge at Plataea. — at Source: Kostas Nikellis.

The Greek charge at Plataea. — at Source: Kostas Nikellis.

Herodotus, the "Father of History," was born 485 BC, in Halicarnassus (Bodrum in Modern Turkey), a Greek city in Asia Minor. It is probable that Herodotus was banished early in life, allowing him to travel extensively throughout the Mediterannean world. He exhibited a lively interest in everything he saw, both among Greeks and foreigners. "The Histories," his great work, is a compilation of what he saw and what he heard from others, a two century record of the Persian wars, and the…

Herodotus, the "Father of History," was born 485 BC, in Halicarnassus (Bodrum in Modern Turkey), a Greek city in Asia Minor. It is probable that Herodotus was banished early in life, allowing him to travel extensively throughout the Mediterannean world. He exhibited a lively interest in everything he saw, both among Greeks and foreigners. "The Histories," his great work, is a compilation of what he saw and what he heard from others, a two century record of the Persian wars, and the…

Thucydides * Ancient Greek historian and author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the 5th-century B.C. War between Sparta and Athens.

Thucydides * Ancient Greek historian and author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the 5th-century B.C. War between Sparta and Athens.