sparta key terms

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slaves which are the property of the state and work for the Spartiates tending to there land and farms.

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Spartan mirage

The way Spartans wanted to be view by others. this usually is the view that sparta is a powerful land force/army.

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Periokos (pl. perioioki)

dwellers in Sparta-traders-NOT SPARTAN but followed Spartan law-not allowed to vote.

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 An atypical city state made up of four villages (pitana, mesoa, limnai and knosoura)

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Great rhetra

legislation supposedly thought of by Lycurgus the legendary law giver; this gave the power over laws and policies to the people (Spartiates)

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