Peloponnesian War

The Peloponnesian War was fought because Sparta was not happy with Athens’ Delian Fund League. The Delian League was supposed to be a fund to build more ships for Athens’ navy, but was instead being used to generate money to beautify and rebuild burnt down Athens. It was a stale mate war, eventually they made … More Peloponnesian War

Spartan Society

The Spartan society was very militaristic. The Spartans needed a large military because they had many slaves who could revolt at any time. The Spartan boys were taken out of their homes at age 7 to begin military training which lasted 13 years, once 20 years old they were put into a citizen army. The … More Spartan Society