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Ancient Sparta - Ruins of the City-State

Ancient Sparta - Ruins of the City-State Archeological Wonders Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Film Geography Social Studies World History

Sparta (in ancient times and now) is situated near the Taygetos Mountains (the largest in the Peloponnese).  During the Classical Age of Greece, Sparta was a city-state whose kings (according to all accounts) ruled the area with "an iron fist." 

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