Synopsis by Kathleen Wildasin
Battles That Changed the World: The Greek-Persian War is part of the Battles That Changed the World historical documentary series. In this episode, the Greek victory at the Battle of Marathon in 490 B.C. is featured. The 50-minute program provides an historical context by examining the tumultuous relationship between Persia and Greece before the countries plunged into war. The other tapes in the series include Battles That Changed the World: The Spanish Armada and Battles That Changed the World: The Franco-Prussian War.
army, battle [war], campaign, conquest, Greece, military, Persia, re-enactment, war