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    Divination, Royalty and Insecurity in Classical Sparta.Anton Powell - 2009 - Kernos 22:35-82.
    Divination forms an unexpectedly high proportion of our total information on Sparta’s politics, internal and external. It should be studied diachronically, as well as generically. To abstract it from secular and political context would conceal both causes and effects of religious credulity. We read that Sparta’s hereditary dyarchs, the state’s chief generals, were appointed, controlled and deposed according to the interpretation of omens and oracles. Grand omens in particular were respected, such as earthquake or a succession of military failures. This (...)
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    Ephors. [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 2000 - The Classical Review 50 (2):504-507.
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    Tour D'Horizon P. Briant, P. Lévêque, P. Brulé, R. Descat, M.-M. Mactoux: Le monde grec aux temps classiques: I: Le ve siècle (Nouvelle Clio: L'histoire et ses problèmes). Pp. lxvii + 456, 1 map. Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 1995. Paper, 198 frs. ISBN: 2-13-046612-5 (ISSN 0768-2379). [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 1997 - The Classical Review 47 (02):348-349.
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    Sparta: 'A Modern Woman Imagines' S. B. Pomeroy: Spartan Women . Pp. XVII + 198, Ills. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. Paper. Isbn: 0-19-513067-7 (0-19-513066-9 Hbk). [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 2004 - The Classical Review 54 (02):465-.
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    Roman Democracy F. Millar: The Crowd in Rome in the Late Republic . Pp. XVI + 236. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1998. Cased. Isbn: 0-472-10892-. [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 2000 - The Classical Review 50 (02):516-.
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    EPHORS N. Richer: Les Éphores. Études sur l'histoire et sur l'image de Sparte (viii e – iii e siècles avant Jésus Christ) . Pp. 636. Paris: Publications de la Sorbonne, 1998. Paper, frs. 190. ISBN: 2-85944-347-. [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 2000 - The Classical Review 50 (02):504-.
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    S. C. Todd: Athens and Sparta (Classical World Series). Pp. Xi + 83, 21 Figs. London: Bristol Classical Press, 1996. Paper, £7.95. ISBN: 1-85399-398-. [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 1998 - The Classical Review 48 (01):220-.
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    John Sharwood Smith: Greece and the Persians. (Classical World Series.) Pp. Ix + 101; 13 Figs. Bristol Classical Press, 1990. Paper, £4.95. [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 1991 - The Classical Review 41 (02):506-.
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    Athens on Trial J. T. Roberts: Athens on Trial: The Antidemocratic Tradition in Western Thought. Pp. Xviii+405. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1994. Cased, $29.95/£25. [REVIEW]Anton Powell - 1995 - The Classical Review 45 (02):320-322.
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    Tour D'Horizon.Anton Powell - 1997 - The Classical Review 47 (02):348-.
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