The Athenian army saw an opportunity when the Persians sent their cavalry to embark on ships, and rushed down to engage the inferior Persian infantry.
Athens, along with Eretria, supported rebellions by Ionian cities in Persian territory in Asia Minor. Persia determined to stop this by installing a puppet Athenian tyrant in Athens, and sent an expeditionary force in 490 to enforce this. The expedition READ MORE
There are several: To provide the squabbling Greek city states he had tentatively united with a common enemy to focus on; To fulfil his dreams and ambitions; To gain control of the fabled wealth and power of the Persian Emperor; READ MORE
Their kings of the Ostrogothic kingdom in Italy were: Theodoric the Great 489-526 Athalaric 526-534 Theodahad 534-536 Witiges 536-540 Ildibad 540-541 Eraric 541 Totila 541-552 Teia (552-553
Sparta became temporarily dominent, Persia regained influence in the area and Thebes ovetturned Spartan ascendancy.
i think persia was important becuse it showed that greeks are way past cilivilzation
Greek culture was not spread by the Peloponnesian War. That war involved the already-spread Greek world which existed from Spain through the Mediterranean to Asia Minor and the Black Sea. The aftermath of the war left the Greek world badly READ MORE