The Greco-Persian Wars; Persian soldier (left) and Greek hoplite (right) depicted fighting, on an ancient kylix, 5th century BC
Greco-Persian Wars, also called Persian Wars, (492–449 bce), a series of wars fought by Greek states and Persia over a period of almost half a century.
There were other civilizations besides the ancient Greeks located around the Mediterranean Sea. One was ancient Egypt. Another was one of the most powerful and well ...
THE PERSIAN WAR (490-479 B.C.) In the first stage of the war between Persia and Greece the Persian armies were led by king Darius I (550-486 B. C.).
Persian Wars, 500 BC–449 BC, series of conflicts fought between Greek states and the Persian Empire. The writings of Herodotus, who was born c.484 BC, are the great ...
The Persian Wars: Greece's Finest Hours Get down to basics with this easy-to-read article describing the Greeks' mighty struggles against the ...
History of the Persian Wars : Between 500 and 386 bc Persia was for the policy-making classes in the largest Greek states a constant preoccupation.
Persian Wars, 500 B.C.–449 B.C., series of conflicts fought between Greek states and the Persian Empire. The writings of Herodotus Herodotus, 484?–425?
Classical Age Herodotus The Histories Persian Wars Oral History Historia "The Father of History and Lies" Lydia Candaules Gyges Persians Cyrus the Great (II)
Several wars are termed "Persian" or called simply "the Persian War:" Greco-Persian Wars; Roman–Persian Wars; Russo-Persian Wars. Russo-Persian War (1651–53)