Lets get rid of the Ionian leaders and work together!.
Greece was a collecto
Battle of Marathon
We got them!
The Persian Empire is expanding west and has set it's eye on Greece.
Battle of Thermopylae
We must find the rest of them!!!!
Ionian citizens attempt to get rid of their Persian rulers. They ask the Greek city-states for help. The Persian ruler Darius is not amused. He want to punish the Greek people.
Battle of Salamis.
Our boat is BIG!, how are we gonna get
The persians ivade Greece by land and decide to attack Athens by sea. After most of the Persians have left on boats the Greeks attack the reamaning Persians and win! A Greek set off running for Athens to share news. This victory gave Greece a lot of confidence
300 Spartans head of the Persian army on a small strip of land called Thermopylae.
The Greeks trick the Perisans to sail into a narrow pass between and island and Athens. The Persians ships are too large and the Greeks in their lighter, Faster ships defeat them. Xerxes retreats back to Asia and the Persian Wars were over.