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How the Greeks defeated the Persians against all odds

The ancient Greeks were a particularly war-like people. Since Greece was made up of individual city-states, they were often at war with one another. As a result, all Greek cities had developed a system for training their citizens in preparation for yearly warfare...

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How the Greeks defeated the Persians against all odds

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    What were the Greco-Persian Wars?

    What were the Greco-Persian Wars?

    The ancient Greeks were a particularly war-like people. Since Greece was made up of individual city-states, they were often at war with one another. …

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    The Greco-Persian Wars in 2 Minutes

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