History of War Podcast

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History of War Podcast

Episode 7: Plains of Marathon
Posted by Adam Harmon on January 9, 2011 at 12:29 AM

This week, we travel back to the 490s BC, where King Darius of Persia, angry at Athens for it's participation in a Greek revolt in his Empire, launches an invasion force that could seal the doom for Greece. Facing him is less then 12,000 Hoplites.

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Tags: Ancient greece persian empire battles

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Reply Adam Harmon
2:21 AM on March 7, 2011 
Matt (ussabbey-3 says...
You sound like you've got a frog in your throat! Hope you get better!


Well, I said in the episode my throat was dry at the time. That's what happens when I do this without having a drink on hand. lol.
Reply Matt (ussabbey-3
6:20 PM on February 15, 2011 
You sound like you've got a frog in your throat! Hope you get better!