Greco-Persian Wars - Second Invasion of Greece (480–479 BC)

Second Invasion of Greece (480–479 BC)

Second Persian
invasion of Greece
  • Thermopylae
  • Artemisium
  • Salamis
  • Potidea
  • Olynthus
  • Plataea
  • Mycale

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... Over the winter, there was some tension between the Allies ... In particular, the Athenians, who were not protected by the Isthmus, but whose fleet was the key to the security of the Peloponnesus, felt hard done by, and refused to join the Allied navy in Spring ...

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