Stirring account of the Greeks' encounters with the Persians within the fifth century B.C., together with the conflict of Marathon, the security of Thermopylae, and the conflict of Salamis, all retold from the historical past of Herodotus. Illustrations from sculptures and vases accompany the textual content. spouse quantity to the author's tales of the East from Herodotus. appropriate for a while 12 and up.
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