We have been waiting at marathon for 3 Days. Lets go to Athens.
This was all our plan. No we are going to catch you off guard when you don't expect it.
King Xerxes wants revenge
We need to come up with a battle plan to defeat the Persians, with our naval forces.
Me and my troops our going to crush and take over the Athenians.
King Leonidas lead Sparta into the Battle at Thermopylae
Come men lets try to defeat Persia by cutting off their army supplies.
King Darius of Persia sends his men on 600 to defeat the Greeks .After 3 days of waiting the Persian finally started to load up their ships and go to Athens. the Greeks caught them off guard and attack them.
Battle at Thermopylae
King Xerxes wanted revenge against the Athenians. King Xerxes invaded Greece with 200,000 troops to defeat Greece. Athens controlled the naval forces and devised a plan.
Battle of Salamis
King Leonidas of Sparta lead 7,000 soldiers into the battle at Thermopylae. He was trying to cut the Persians supplies.
Battle of Plataea
Me and the Athenians are to powerful for you. We Win!!!
The Persians defeated the Spartans because a traitor helped the persians attack the Greeks.
The greeks are waiting for you here. There is a trail here to sneak up on them.
Athens plan a attack on Persia ships. The Athenians lured them into the strait of Salamis. persia ships were to big to move around and athens ships were small and could move. The greeks sank 300 ships and won.
Our plan worked we will sink your ships.
The Greek city-states came together and formed the largest army. with 100,000 troops on both sides the greeks defeated the persians.