Editor's NoteOne of world history's most fascinating civilizations, the Greek city-state Sparta was responsible for producing a culture of supremely disciplined warriors. Believing that proper military training was the basis for building a powerful community, the Spartan authorities enforced a rule in which every male was forced to serve in the army. Classical historian Bettany Hughes examines this and other aspects of Spartan history and culture in this 3-part documentary series.
Cast & Crew
|Bettany Hughes - Host|