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characters Ï eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Nicholas Nicastro With vivid prose and unswerving attention to historical detail the author of Empire. An excellent historical novel set in the time of the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta in ancient Greece The story focuses on two brothers who are part of a Spartan force which becomes trapped on the island of Sphacteria by the Athenian Navy The story centers on the siege as the Spartans prepare to make their last stand Spartans would never surrender would they

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The Isle of Stone: A Novel of Ancient Sparta characters µ 7 ☆ With vivid prose and unswerving attention to historical detail the author of Empire of Ashes spins a tale of two brothers who rise through Spartan society and meet their fate surrounded by the Athenian navy on the barren island of Sphacteria Original Of Ashes spins a tale of two brothers who rise through Spartan society and meet th. Entertaining book about the siege of Sphacteria which takes place approximately 50 years after Thermopylae The book focuses on two brothers Epitadas and Antalcidas who are rivals from childhood in no small part due to their conniving mother's machinations The two grow up in the way of Spartiate men experiencing the difficulties of the agoge war etc and eventually are in a garrison on the island of Sphacteria when the Athenians decide to lay siegeThe historical research in this book is first rate and Nicastro has brought both the Spartan and Athenian cultures to life with his documentation and descriptions Fans of Steven Pressfield's Gates of Fire are sure to enjoy The Isle of Stone

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The Isle of Stone A Novel of Ancient SpartaEir fate surrounded by the Athenian navy on the barren island of Sphacteria Origina. I enjoyed this story of two brothers in ancient SpartaOne brother is highly favored than the other and it was rather interesting to see how the spoiled brother would turn outI loved the details in this such as the festivals and the young brothers going through the so called rearingI also liked the twist in the end just when you thought things might not turn out Spartan honor saves the day or I guess I should say book