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The Story of the Greeks

Page: 130

Spartan mother, admonition of 68
  • Spartans, ask aid of Athenians 74
    • at Pass of Thermopylæ 129
    • attack Amphea 71
    • covet Messenia 71
    • degeneracy of 172, 270
    • force way into Thebes 190
    • freed from Achæan League 277
    • habits of 67, 68, 136
    • influence of superstition on 111, 154
    • join in Olympic games 79
    • overcome Messenians 75
    • rout of three thousand by twelve 195
    • seize Persian ambassadors 111
    • swear allegiance to Lycurgus 70
  • Sperthias, self-sacrifice of 120
  • Sphinx 33, 34
  • Styx, power of waters of 45
  • Sun, eclipse of 153, 154
  • Susa, statue at 247
  • Sybaris, prosperity of 165
  • Syracuse 166, 204
    • Temple, at Delphi, command from 19
      • at Ephesus 227, 264
      • at Libya 245
      • at Olympia 78
      • of Bel, rebuilding of 247
      • of Jupiter 246
      • of Neptune 258
      • protection by a 88, 139, 258, 271
      • rebuilding of a 247
      • saved by thunderstorm 130, 267
      • test of courage at 65
    • Theagenes, statue of 83
    • Theater, the first 93
    • Thebes, founding of 17
    • Themistocles, Athenian general 112
      • council planned by 125
      • courage of 133
      • exiled by Athenians 140
      • honor of 140
      • jealousy of 116
    • Thermopylæ, Greeks at 127, 128
    • Thersander 40, 44
    • Theseum 143
    • Theseus, bones of 143
    • Thespians, bravery of 130
    • Thespis builds first theater 93
    • Thessaly, location of 55
    • Thirty Tyrants, the 170-172
    • Thrasybulus, statues to 172
    • Tigris, Greeks swim the 246
    • Torture, instrument of 278
    • Tragedy, Greek meaning of 93
      • writers of 94
    • Troy, burning of 53
      • location of 41
      • siege of 47-53
      • sung by Homer 60
    • Truce, hundred years' 28, 55
    • Tyrant, meanings of 97
    • Tyre, burning of 243
    • Tyrtæus leads Spartans 75



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