I know! This was the Greeks paln to get you off guard spo it would be easy.
Battle of Marathon
Hey! We were waiting for you for THREE days!
Getting prepared for revenge
Im going to get the Greeks!
Preparing for the Battle of Thermopylae
I'm ready for this war!
The Persians landed and were getting prepared for war, The Persians waited three days and didn't see the Greeks so started to pack up. Th Greeks got them off guard and attacked them.
Battle of Thermopylae
The Persians were very mad so planned a way to get back at the Athenians . They invaded Greece with 200,000 troops although the Greek city-states came together to defeat the the Persians. Sparta supplied the biggest amount of soldiers. The Athens controlled the naval forces and devised a battle plan.
Battle of Salamis
The Spartans controlled a military force of 7,000 soldiers into the battle and tried to defeat the Persians by cutting off their army's supplies and from reaching Athens.
Battle of Plataea
The Persians beat the Spartans at the Thermopylae battle. A traitor tricked the Greeks and helped the Persians attack the Greeks. Although King Leonidas dismisses this troops and only kept 300 men to fight continuously.
The Athens d]came up with a plan. to attack the Persians ships. They tried to move the ships but it was to big to move. Although the Athenians ships were small enough to move around. The Greeks attacked the Persians and sank 300 Persian ships. The Greeks won at the Battle of Salamis.
Don't mess with the Greeks again!
The Greeks formed the biggest army yet. The Greeks fight the Persians for the final time. There is more then 100,00 soldiers on each side. The Greeks defeated the Persians and Persians lost control of all Greek city-states. Although they eventually came together in peace. the Persians weekened evry shortly after.