History's Fearless Fighters: Spartans, 1st Edition

  • Rupert Matthews
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1482431831
  • ISBN-13: 9781482431834
  • DDC: 938.9
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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In this book, readers learn about the fearless Spartans through historical images and detailed descriptions of Spartan warfare, soldier training, and more. Fully supportive of the social studies curriculum, the main content guides readers through the story of the 300 and King Leonidas, as well as the weapons and armor of this ancient Greek city-state.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: This Is Sparta!.
2: Fighting Elite.
3: Only the Tough Survive.
4: Focus On - Battle Tactics: The 300.
5: Tools of Death.
6: Focus On - Battle Tactics: Trickery.
7: Killing Machine.
8: Focus On - Battle Tactics: The Phalanx.
9: Elite Warriors.
10: Focus On - Brave Women.
11: What Happened When?.
What Do You Know?.
Further Information.
Answers to Quiz.