First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor a Francis, an informa company.From the details that Herodotus provides and from other sources of information we can trace his life and gain some revealing insights into the Spartan character. Aristodemos was born to a Spartan couple in one of the five villages that comprised the a#39;citya#39; of Sparta, probably some time ... A Spartan father did not automatically have the right to raise his own sons. ... of older citizens who would inspect the infant and decide whether he was physically normal and likely to be a healthy child.
|Title||:||The Greek and Persian Wars 499-386 BC|
|Author||:||Philip de Souza|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2004-08-02|