msmumr: The wall first appeared in state politics between Athens and Sparta around 480 BC allowing Athens to hold off the Spartanland army while it concentrated on it Navy.
Feb 23, 2019 4:10:30 GMT
msmumr: “Thucydides writes: ‘Certain Athenians were privately making overtures to them’ (i.e. to the Spartans) ‘in the hope that they would put an end to the democracy, and to the building of the Long Walls...in 487 BC protected Athens from Sparta.
Feb 23, 2019 4:15:40 GMT