Located in southeastern Europe. Made up of many mountains , small islands , and isolated valleys.
Sparta was a warrior society. By the age of 7 boys were moved into barracks. They were toughened by a coarse diet , hard exercise and rigid discipline. Sparta was a great military state even though the power declined.
In Athens women are inferior. there's education for boys and there's lots of trade with other city-states. There is a limited democracy the laws are made by assemble. Only male citizens are in the assembly.
Alexander The Great
Alexander went on to build an empire that includes the Nile Valley , Persia , and parts of India. Alexander spread Greek culture. A new Hellenistic culture arose.
Greek paintings are lifelike. They show the human body in its most perfect form. Greeks had many pottery.
Athens Direct Democracy
In Athens they had a large number of male citizens that actually took part in the day-to-day running's of the government. Women did not participate in the running's Athens was a very direct democracy..