Transcript of The cause of the Battle Of Marathon. The Athenians had been st trouble among the Greek Cities along the Lonian coast,mostly, by funding the rebels against the Persians. This angered Darius 1 greatly and led to his rationale for attacking the Greeks at Marathon. The terrain favored the persians.So I think the date was 490 BC
Battle of Salamis
The battle of Marathon took place in place 490 BC,during the first persian invasion of Greece.It was fought the cause was between citizens of Athens aided by platea,and persian force commanded by datis and artaphernes.So the date was 490 BC and it was located in Marathon,Grecce
Battle of Plataea
The Battle of Thermopylae was fought between an alliance of Greek city-states, led by King Leonidas of Sparta, and the Persian Empire of Xerxes I over the course of three days, during the second Persian invasion of Greece.
The Battle of Salamis was a naval battle fought between an alliance of Greek city-states under Themistocles and the Persian Empire under King Xerxes in 480 BC which resulted in a decisive victory for the outnumbered Greeks.
The Battle of Plataea was the final land battle during the second Persian invasion of Greece. It took place in 479 BC near the city of Plataea in Boeotia, and was fought between an alliance of the Greek.
The Greeks were able to regroup. To defend against the Persians, Athens formed the Delian League, making the city-state the most powerful in Greece. In response to the growing power of Athens, the Spartans formed their own league, and the two powers went to war.