THE CLASSICAL AGE

Athens and Sparta

Athens and Sparta

ATHENS
The Ekklesiawas an assembly of all the citizens.
Magistrates were in charge of the lawcourts and religion.
The council was formed of citizens.
The helialia was the supreme court.
SPARTA
The state was ruled by two kings.
The gerousia was a council formed by citizens.
The ephors mantained order.
The assembly had limited power.

History

Sparta was Athens`s great rival.It was an Oligarchy.

IMAGES

The Persian Wars