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Published: 26 May 2022

176 Pages | 13 black and white images


ISBN: 9780198787600

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The Spartans: A Very Short Introduction

Andrew J. Bayliss

Very Short Introductions

  • Lifts the veil on the fascinating and sometimes appalling practices of the most famous ancient Greek society
  • Tells the true story of Thermopylae, drawing on the latest research
  • Focuses on key aspects of Spartan society
  • Seperates the myth surrounding the Spartans from the reality
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide