Kyle Mackie's story of the Battle of Marathon.
The Battle of Marathon
Move towards Marathon!
490 BC the Persians take sail from Asian Minor moved through the Aegean sea.
The Persian fleet comes onto the plains of Marathon on their Triemes, but what the Persians don't know is that the Greeks have a plan that can win them this battle.
There were 10,000 Greeks ready for battle! The Persians had no clue that they were being led into a "double envelope." The Persians would soon be surrounded by Greeks and be left nowhere to go except to be slaughtered. The Persians tried to flee, but couldn't the Greeks at every corner, it became a proud moment for Athenians.
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