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Property and wealth in classical Sparta /

The standard image of Sparta is of an egalitarian, military society which disdained material possessions. Yet property and wealth played a crucial role in her history. Classical Sparta's success rested on a compromise between rich and poor citizens. Economic differences were masked by a uniform...

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Main Author: Hodkinson, Stephen.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Swansea : Classical Press of Wales : David Brown Book Co., [2009]
Edition: Pbk. edition.
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