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Xerxes - Map of Persian-War Invasions

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This map depicts the routes of travel which the Persians followed during their wars with Greece.  Included are the attempts by Darius I (to defeat the Athenians at Marathon) and the efforts by Xerxes I ( to defeat the 300 at Thermopylae, the Athenians soon after, plus Salamis and Plataea).

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