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|| Chronology; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Greeks and the Persians; 2. The Tumultuous Fifth Century B.C.; 3. The Quarrel of the Persian Brothers; 4. Battle for the Empire; 5. The Greeks Alone; 6. The Persian Gauntlet; 7. North to the Sea; 8. Barbarians and Dissension; 9. Greeks Among Greeks; 10. Living by the Sword; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
|| An unforgettable personal retracing of one of the most extraordinary expeditions of all time, when two great ancient civilizations, and two great armies, clashed.