Statue of Zeus at Olympia - The seated statue, some 12 meters tall, occupied half of the width of the temple built to house it. "It seems that if Zeus were to stand up," the geographer Strabo noted early in the century BC, "he would unroof the temple.
"After the Battle of Mantinea 418 BC." Steve Noon The Battle of Mantinea of 418 BC was a significant engagement in the Peloponnesian War. Sparta and its allies defeated an army led by Argos and Athens.