Pompey Needs a Buddy
by Cam Rea, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Rome was expecting the Parthian invasion, but it never came. Instead, in theRead more.
After 300: The Posthumous Vengeance of King Leonidas of Sparta
By Riley Winters, Contributing Writer, Ancient Origins Mythologically descended from the hero Herakles, the Agiad dynasty of ancient Sparta reignedRead more.
The Peloponnesian War Summary of Battles and Betrayals: Athens’ Last Stand
The Peloponnesian War Summary of Battles and Betrayals: The Sicilian Expedition can be found HERE. The year is 413 BCRead more.
The Peloponnesian War – The Sicilian Expedition
The Sicilian Expedition To read the previous segment on the Peloponnesian War, Click HERE. When we left off last week,Read more.
The Peloponnesian War Summary of Battles and Betrayals – Part Two
To Read Part One, Click here: https://classicalwisdom.com/the-peloponnesian-war-summary-part-one/ The entirety of the Peloponnesian war is broken into two parts, punctuated byRead more.
The Peloponnesian War Summary of Battles and Betrayals – Part One
You couldn’t imagine two cities less alike. Athens was a powerful democracy where citizens spent their days reclining and discussingRead more.
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 bloodiedRead more.
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 canRead more.
The Battle of Arginusae
The year is 406 BC. The Peloponnesian War has been raging off and on for almost three decades. The SpartanRead more.
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 theRead more.