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Olympian Gods of Greek Mythology THEOI.COM

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Olympian Gods & Goddesses of Greek Mythology : Zeus, Poseidon, Hera, Demeter, Hestia, Athena, Hephaestus, Aphrodite, Ares, Apollo, Artemis, Dionysus, Hermes, etc

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Greek Mythology: God and Goddesses - Documentary - YouTube

Greek Mythology: God and Goddesses - Documentary Subscribe now for more documentaries! Thank you! Greek Mythology is the body of myths and teachings that bel...

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Greek Mythology: God and Goddesses - Documentary

Greek Mythology: God and Goddesses - Documentary Subscribe now for more documentaries! Thank you! Greek Mythology is the body of myths and teachings that bel...

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Marko Torres's curator insight, April 11, 2014 4:31 PM

could be useful with what the Spartans beleived in

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Women of History: Gorgo, Queen of Sparta

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Gorgo, Queen of Sparta, is best known as the wife of Leonidas. Her wisdom and wit have come down to us in some of the most famous quotes from the ancient Greek world, and she was respected in her own time as an intelligent and able queen.

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Spartans

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The Spartans were renowned among the ancient Greeks for their austere lifestyle, military prowess and strict social code.
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Vincent Uribe's curator insight, May 3, 2014 1:19 AM

History channel section about Sparta. shows different videos about the subject and articles.

Karima Sharifi's curator insight, May 7, 2014 1:36 PM

A video documentary and quick facts about Spartan society. One can see why this society has continuously fascinated people though the ages. Their strict codes, upbringing of children and militaristic ways is unlike another ancient or modern society. 

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Archaeology Travel: Sparta: Greece's ancient warrior city

Archaeology Travel: Sparta: Greece's ancient warrior city | Sparta | Scoop.it
After having seen Athens and Corinth, I couldn't resist visiting one of the other great city-states of ancient Greece: Sparta.

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Jose Dominguez's curator insight, May 16, 2014 11:39 PM

This article is written by a man that took a visit to Sparta. He talks about his experience of visiting the ruins. I would like to one day take a trip to Greece and visit Sparta.

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Costume History: Spartans and Ancient Greece

Costume History: Spartans and Ancient Greece
Costume History: Spartan and Ancient Greece
Carry your shield, or be brought home upon it , said a Spartan mother to her son leaving for war.
This is your hint of what it was like to be a Spartan.
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Pop Classics: Top 5 Awesome Women From Greek Mythology

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“Pop Classics: Top 5 Awesome Women From Greek Mythology http://t.co/CYwIq7jqq2”;


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Story Notes for 300 - AMCtv.com (blog)

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Story Notes for 300
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Athens and Sparta were the two most powerful city-states in ancient Greece. Athens was known for its philosophy and art. Sparta was known for its military.

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Five Things You Should Know About Women in Sparta | Hankering ...

Five Things You Should Know About Women in Sparta | Hankering ... | Sparta | Scoop.it
Spartan-Woman The Spartans are known for producing fierce and strong warriors in battle. You may think it's all there was to their civilization, as seen in movies like 300. But have you thought about how the Spartan women ...

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Karima Sharifi's curator insight, April 12, 2014 2:14 AM

Great article/list about women in Sparta. According to the article the women living in Sparta had more rights than those living in other Greek city-states. 

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Sparta and Athens

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The two superpowers of ancient Greece were the city states of Sparta and Athens. How did they prosper? Surprisingly, extremely different ways. Athens had rich art and culture, while Sparta was training the toughest warriors in Greece.

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Eric Ganzler's curator insight, April 10, 2014 6:57 PM

This article compares 2 two ancient Greek city-states, Athens and Sparta. The article refers to differences such as how Spartan and Athenian troops dressed, to how different children of both city-states were raised. 

Cameron Buikstra-Davies's curator insight, April 13, 2014 5:25 AM

Students are to answer the following questions from the provided text.

1. What were the names of the two types of governmental powers in ancient Greece and what government did Sparta and Athens each fit in? 

2. What were the main differences between woman of Sparta and Athens?

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Talks about the two city state of Sparta and Athens
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Ancient Greeks: Spartan Invasion | History Channel Documentary

The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization It was perhaps the most spectacular flourishing of imagination and achievement in recorded history. In the Fourth and Fi...
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07/20. Discovery Channel: Ancient Warriors - Spartans

This Ancient Warriors series from the Discovery Channel is an excellent look at the warrior groups and armies that shaped history. Each half-hour episode loo...
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Karima Sharifi's curator insight, May 7, 2014 1:30 PM

Great documentary about the Spartans. Covers a lot of the aspects that people still find fascinating about this ancient society. 

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The Legend of Hercules - Trailer Review

The Legend of Hercules - Trailer Review | Sparta | Scoop.it
We all know that with a new year comes new things. In 2014, we're getting not one, but two movies about Hercules.
The first to premiere is Renny Harlin's The Legend of Hercules (formerly known as Hercules: The Legend Begins and Hercules 3D).
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just watched this yesterday, AWESOMENESS

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