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The Persian Wars

The Persian Wars witnessed the clash of two mighty opponents: the Persians and the combined city-states of Greece. The wars would give rise to heroes, such as Leonidas and his valiant Spartan defenders, and classic battles, such as Marathon.

Events: An overview of the Persian Wars.

Prominent figures: Prominent characters who were involved.

Armies: The men, the machinery, and the arms and armor.

Battles: The clashes that shaped history.

Terminology: Key terminology.

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