The Spartan army stood at the centre of the Spartan state, whose citizens were
trained in the discipline and honor of the warrior society. Subject to military drill ...
Mar 5, 2013 ... From fitness tests for infants to state-sponsored hazing, find out why these
ancient Greek warriors had a rough go of it.
The Spartan City State (Sparta) produced what is probably the most iconic
military in ancient history. The ancient Spartan warriors are known for their
Mar 5, 2014 ... It will surprise precisely nobody that the 300 movies are not historically accurate
portrayals of the Spartans, but the movies do lean on an ...
May 10, 2011 ... Madness? No. THIS IS SPARTAAA!!!!” Few stories have captured the hearts and
imaginations of nerds in the past few years like the epic ...
Spartan Facts and Terminology. Hoplite - A heavily armored Greek infantryman
whose main weapons were the round hoplon shield (perhaps where the name ...
Sep 6, 2016 ... Spartan men were warriors because Spartan boys suffered through some
absolutely incredible experiences. A child raised in Sparta wasn't ...
Feb 11, 2014 ... Ancient Warriors - Episode 07: Spartans (History Documentary) This Ancient
Warriors series from the Discovery Channel is an excellent look at ...
Feb 12, 2015 ... Let us check out ten interesting facts about the Spartans that might ... route (read '
300') to endow these ancient warriors with mythical prowess.
At the age of 18, Spartan boys had to go out into the world and steal their food. ...
members of the Spartan military, and lived in barracks with the other soldiers.