The (ancient) Building Boom
We haven’t lived in the city long enough to become nostalgic for the town that it once was. We can’t
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We’re building a wall…and Sparta’s going to pay for it!
We’ve discussed The Donald in these pages before. Almost every time we’ve come back from the ordeal beaten and bloodied
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The Dual Monarchy of Sparta
By Julia Huse When it comes to Ancient Greece I am particularly Spartan Warrior fond of Athens. As the birthplace
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The Fall of Jerusalem (Part 2)
It was not often said of the Romans that they were an empire tolerant of seditious behaviour. Though arguments can
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Ostracism in the Ancient World
By Van Bryan In The Politics, Aristotle tells us that ostracism was originally instituted as a means to allow the
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The Battle of Arginusae
The year is 406 BC. The Peloponnesian War has been raging off and on for almost three decades. The Spartan
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The Fall of Jerusalem (Part 1)
By Ben Potter It is known as primum populi Romani bellum in Iudaeos to the Romans, ha-Mered Ha-Gadol to the
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The Humbling of Hannibal
By Ben Potter It is one of the most enduring and dramatic images from antiquity, one that widens the eyes,
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A New Jerusalem: Part One
By Ben Potter “And did those feet, in ancient time, Walk upon England’s mountains green: And was the holy Lamb
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The Rise and Fall of the Athenian Empire (Part 2)
You might remember two weeks ago we had something of a chat about a rather interesting bit of history. How
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