Now soldiers go and conquer the City-States Jajajajajaja
Battle of Thermopylae
Just give up you losers jajajaja
So King Darius decided to conquer the city-States of Mainland Greece.Then Darius got furious.Then in 490 B.C.E he sent a large army of foot soldiers and calvary across the aegean Sea by boat to Greece.The army assembled on the plain Marathon.
So King Darius died and his only son King Xerxes,organized another attack on Greece.Xerxes put together a huge a army of more than 180,000 soldiers.To get his army to Greece,Xerxes chose to cross the Hellespont, a narrow sea channel between Europe and Asia. There he made two bridges.