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Map Depicting the Third Persian Invasion

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This map, depicting the Third Persian Invasion of Greece, was created by the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.  It shows the route of travel, which Xerxes and his men followed, across the Hellespont, to Thermopylae, to Athens, to the Straits of Salamis and then to a final, decisive battle at Plataea.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy U.S. Military Academy (via its Atlases webpage).

 

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