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Epilogue: The End of the Athenian Challenge

Paul A. Rahe

in Sparta's Second Attic War: The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta, 446-418 B.C.

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300242621
eISBN:
9780300255751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300242621.003.0010
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter analyzes the contest at Mantineia, which was considered “the greatest battle” to have taken place in the Hellenic world. It recounts how the Spartans acquitted themselves of both the ... More


Prologue: A Sudden Reversal

Paul A. Rahe

in Sparta’s Second Attic War: The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta, 446–418 B. C.

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300242621
eISBN:
9780300255751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300242621.003.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter analyzes the character of the Spartan polity, traces its origins, and describes the grand strategy that the Lacedaemonians first articulated in the mid-sixth century. It discusses the ... More


Mutual Exhaustion

Paul A. Rahe

in Sparta's Second Attic War: The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta, 446-418 B.C.

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300242621
eISBN:
9780300255751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300242621.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter recounts the expedition conducted by Brasidas, son of Tellis, who made good with his promise of the Lacedaemonians' slogan “the freedom of the Greeks.” It talks about how the majority of ... More


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