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Peloponnesian War By: Keira Hasmatali  And Shanique Industerious
 
<ul><li>The Peloponnesian War, 431- 404 BC </li></ul><ul><li>was an epic war between Sparta and Athens in ancient Greece. ...
 
Rewind! <ul><li>In 480 BC after defeating the Persian innovation of Greece, Athens led the Delian League with attacks on P...
 
<ul><li>Sparta was located inland, so it couldn’t be attacked from the sea </li></ul><ul><li>Sparta encouraged Oligarchy i...
<ul><li>When Sparta invaded Athens, a terrible plague broke out killing at least a third of the population </li></ul><ul><...
 
<ul><li>At the beginning of the war, Athens was the strongest city-state in Greece.It was reduced to state of near subject...
 
<ul><li>The war ended Athenian Domination of the Greek world, but Athenians eventually revived and got back its place </li...
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  1. 1. Peloponnesian War By: Keira Hasmatali And Shanique Industerious
  2. 3. <ul><li>The Peloponnesian War, 431- 404 BC </li></ul><ul><li>was an epic war between Sparta and Athens in ancient Greece. </li></ul><ul><li>Sparta continued to invade Attica, while Athens raided the coast of the Peloponnese, attempting to suppress signs of unrest in its empire. </li></ul><ul><li>This phase ended in 421 BC with the signing of the Piece of Nicias. </li></ul><ul><li>Even with the treaty, fighting still continued. </li></ul>
  3. 5. Rewind! <ul><li>In 480 BC after defeating the Persian innovation of Greece, Athens led the Delian League with attacks on Persian territories. </li></ul><ul><li>In 465 BCA helot revolt broke out in Sparta and Athens went to help suppress the revolt. </li></ul><ul><li>Spartans feared that Athens would take sides with the helots, with that Athens ended their alliance with Sparta. </li></ul>
  4. 7. <ul><li>Sparta was located inland, so it couldn’t be attacked from the sea </li></ul><ul><li>Sparta encouraged Oligarchy in the cities of the Peloponnesian league </li></ul><ul><li>Athens supported democracy among its allies </li></ul>
  5. 8. <ul><li>When Sparta invaded Athens, a terrible plague broke out killing at least a third of the population </li></ul><ul><li>Sparta allied itself with Persia, the enemy of the Greeks </li></ul>
  6. 10. <ul><li>At the beginning of the war, Athens was the strongest city-state in Greece.It was reduced to state of near subjection. </li></ul><ul><li>While Sparta became leading power in Greece. </li></ul><ul><li>Athens never regained prosperity. </li></ul><ul><li>Economic costs of the war was felt al over Greece and poverty was all over. </li></ul>
  7. 12. <ul><li>The war ended Athenian Domination of the Greek world, but Athenians eventually revived and got back its place </li></ul><ul><li>However the democratic government suffered </li></ul><ul><li>It seems as though corruption and selfishness spread instead of service to the city-state </li></ul><ul><li>For the next century fighting still occurred, and Sparta itself later suffered defeat </li></ul>
  8. 13. THE END !!
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