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Laconia

Laconia  

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The SE district of Peloponnese, bordering Arcadia to the north and Messenia to the west. Until the 190s bc, Laconia was controlled by Sparta and was the ‘nuclear territory’ of the Spartans. A ...
Menelaus

Menelaus  

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In Greek mythology, king of Sparta, husband of Helen and brother of Agamemnon. Helen was stolen from him by Paris, an event which provoked the Trojan War. They were reunited after the fall of Troy.
Mycenae

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An ancient city in Greece, situated near the coast in the NE Peloponnese, the centre of the late Bronze Age Mycenaean civilization. The capital of King Agamemnon, it was at its most prosperous in the ...

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