Comparative table of the inhabitants of Athens and Sparta

Comparison line Athens Sparta
Main occupations Agriculture, craft, trade Warfare
Use of slave labor After Solon’s reforms, only imported slaves remained The Spartans kept their fellow tribesmen in slavery – the rivers
Achievements Oratory, reading, writing, sports, culture, architecture were appreciated Only the art of war was appreciated. The Spartans were illiterate, but very disciplined, persistent and hardy


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