We learnt about this in our class, it was a pretty interesting topic.
1.Sparta was a warrior society in ancient Greece
2.Spartan culture was centered on loyalty to the state and military service.
3. At age 7, Spartan boys entered a rigorous state-sponsored education, military training and socialization program.
4.Although Spartan women were not active in the military, they were educated and enjoyed more status and freedom than other Greek women.
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