30,000 Greeks

Discussion in 'THREAD ARCHIVES' started by Blind Hemingway, Aug 27, 2010.

  1. 2,489 Years Ago Today: Persian forces led by Mardonius are routed by Pausanias, the Spartan commander of the Greek army in the Battle of Plataea. Thus ensuring the survival of all Greek city states and for the first time in human history, a force outside of the modern Middle East has great political influence in the world.

    Those Persians never learn....