The Battle of Salamis

The Battle of Salamis

On a late September day in 480 B.C., Greek warships faced an invading Persian armada in the narrow Salamis Straits in the most important naval battle of the ancient world. Overwhelmingly outnumbered by the enemy, the Greeks triumphed through a combination of strategy and deception. More than two millennia after it occurred, the clash between the Greeks and Persians at Salamis remains one of the most tactically brilliant battles ever fought. The Greek victory changed… (more)

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Publisher: Simon & Schuster (June 29, 2004)

Collection: Simon & Schuster

Parent ISBN: 9780743244510

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 18.2 MB

Language: English


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