This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Rome - This is the central city of the empire that dominated Europe until 476 A.D. It was center of many of the lives Plutarch examines and existed as a Republic for 500 years before it became an empire.
Athens - This is the most important city of ancient Greece and is considered to be the birthplace of democracy.
Sparta - This is a powerful city-state in ancient Greece. Plutarch profiles several leaders from this city-state.
Egpyt - This is a region in North Africa ruled by the Ptolomy family of kings...
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