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300 - Xerxes, Great King of the Persians

300 - Xerxes, Great King of the Persians World History Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Famous People Film History Social Studies

This image (from a relief at Persepolis) depicts Xerxes, Great King of the Persians.  It was Xerxes, and his Immortals, who fought against the 300 Spartans and 700 Thespians at Thermopylae.


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Image online courtesy thelatinlibrary.com website.

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