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Xerxes the Great King of the Medes and Persians
Xerxes was a king of the Medes and Persians, who fought against the Ancient Greeks in the Persian Wars.
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Xerxes - King of Persia Xerxes - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Resources on Xerxes. Xerxes, successor of Darius and king of Persia, whom the Greeks thought despotic, led the Persians in the Persian War and was defeated ...
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Justin on The Size of Xerxes' Force in the Persian War
Read an estimate from Justin's writings about Xerxes and the Persian invasion force.
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Xerxes - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Xerxes, son of Darius the Great, ruled Persia from 485-465 when he was killed by his son. He is well known for his attempted conquest of Greece, including his ...
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Artemisia - Queen of Halicarnassus - What We Know
In the 5th century B.C.E., Artemisia, queen of Halicarnassus, helped Xerxes against the Greeks, then helped talk Xerxes out of pursuing his conquest of Greece.
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Blacks in Xerxes' Army - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Answer: As shown in the movie "300", when Xerxes brought his forces to bear on the Greeks, he brought more than just Persians. Xerxes was a Great King over ...
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About the Battle of Salamis - The Persian Wars - Military History
Invading Greece in the summer of 480 BC, Persian troops led by Xerxes I were opposed by the forces of an alliance of Greek city-states. Pushing south into ...
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/navalbattlesto1200/p/Persian-Wars-Battle-Of-Salamis.htm
Herodotus History [Translated into English] - Ancient/Classical History
Xerxes being thus desirous to make the expedition, there came to him after this a third vision in his sleep, which the Magians, when they heard it, explained to ...
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Thermopylae - Terms to Know About The Battle of Thermopylae
Leonidas was in charge of the Greek forces; Xerxes of the Persians. 1. Xerxes. In 485 B.C., Great King Xerxes succeeded his father Darius to the throne of Persia ...
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Persian Battle of Thermopylae Summary (300 Movie)
"hot gates") was a pass the Greeks tried to defend in battle against the Persian forces led by Xerxes, in 480 B.C. The Greeks (Spartans and allies) knew they ...
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