I could have lost if that traitor never helped me out!!
The Greek city-states had trouble with Persia for a while witch build up into a war.
Battle of salamis
we are going to win this war!!
WERE GOING TO LOoSE
The Persian had 25,000 soldiers and the Athenians had 10,000 men. The Persians were light armor. Which proved to be a big mistake. The Persians were not prepared and lost over 6,000 men and were defeated badly.
The battle of plateau
The Greek city-states were not united and couldn't agree on whether or not to fight. 300 Spartans decided to intervene at a narrow mountain pass to slow the Persian advance. They were greatly outnumbered and lost the courage battle.
After Athens was burnt down by Xerxes they had another battle.Xerxes army had huge boats witch were difficult to control while the Greeks had small quick easy to control boats.
Xerxes burnt down Athens when the Greeks fled to Salamis
After all that fighting and loosing at the battle of Thermopylea all the Greek city states decided to form together to create the Delian League