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Mark Cartwright
by Marie-Lan Nguyen
published on 11 May 2013
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A 5th century BCE marble figure of a Spartan hoplite, perhaps of Leonidas in memory of his sacrifice at the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BCE. (Archaeological Museum of Sparta, Greece).

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Nguyen, M. (2013, May 11). Leonidas. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1211/leonidas/

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Nguyen, Marie-Lan. "Leonidas." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 11, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1211/leonidas/.

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Nguyen, Marie-Lan. "Leonidas." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 11 May 2013. Web. 20 Jul 2024.