Establishment of the Thirty Tyrants at Athens (31 words)

Historical Context Note

Context

After their victory in the Peloponnesian War the Spartans imposed on Athens an oligarchic regime made up of thirty members. The government of the Thirty effected massive executions of the democrats.

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