Facebook
Twitter

300 - Leonidas in Bronze, at Thermopylae

300 - Leonidas in Bronze, at Thermopylae Archeological Wonders Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Geography History Social Studies World History

This statue of Leonidas, King of the Spartans, is located at Thermopylae - the place where he, together with 300 Spartans and 700 Thespians, made their last stand against Xerxes and the Immortals.  Photograph by vaggelis vlahos.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Wikimedia Commons.  License:  CC BY 3.0.

 

To cite this story (For MLA citation guidance see easybib or OWL ):

"300 - Leonidas in Bronze, at Thermopylae" AwesomeStories.com. Oct 07, 2013. Dec 16, 2017.
       <http://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/300-Leonidas-in-Bronze-at-Thermopylae/1>.
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Show tooltips