Twelve For Thebes, A Tale of Ancient Greece Based on Real History, Twelve For Thebes tells of the struggle of Thebes against the invincible Spartans. Events unfold through the eyes of young Chilo (Kilo), one of twelve ble Thebans plotting to retake their beloved city from the occupation of the Spartans. Will the twelve bles succeed in their fight for Freedom? Follow Chilo on one adventure after ather, from battling the Spartans in an important victory, to a sea voyage encounter with pirates. This tale of ancient Greece is both fun and educational. It's an enjoyable read for all, but ideal for boys ages 9 to 12.