Unformatted text preview: M either has no social structure if they don’t do well. Sparta won’t go into battle unless they know they can win. And they’re land people so NAH Fall sense of honor to be neutral yeah we didn’t help them… secures Melians’ neutrality-if we’re an insignificant island, why would you want to beat us? o Not insignificant, you’re just Delian League expel Persians but you’re using it to build a greek power Using it for beautification Patriotism and fighting for you country… we want to do that. Hypocritical nation, don’t want to join you Group of neutral islands will be a problem so they’re being preemptive- we’re neutral; we aren’t going to do anything Allies without conquering?...
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- Fall '10
- Peloponnesian War, Battle of Plataea, preserves Melian state, Unite greek states