Jon Edward Martin
In Kithairon's Shadow: A Novel of Ancient Greece and the Persian War
September 20, 2019 Comments.. 343
In Kithairon's Shadow: A Novel of Ancient Greece and the Persian War Jon Edward Martin In 480 B.C Xerxes I, king of the Persian Empire, led a vast and uncountable army intent on the domination of Europe Only a tiny collection of Greek city states stood in his path At Thermopylae the Persians annihilated a small holding force commanded by King Leonidas of Sparta, then quickly marched on to Athens, reducing the city to ruins Outnumbered and beset by treacIn 480 B.C Xerxes I, king of the Persian Empire, led a vast and uncountable army intent on the domination of Europe Only a tiny collection of Greek city states stood in his path At Thermopylae the Persians annihilated a small holding force commanded by King Leonidas of Sparta, then quickly marched on to Athens, reducing the city to ruins Outnumbered and beset by treachery, Sparta, Athens and their allies gathered near the town of Plataea for one final battle The future of Western civilization hung on the outcome In Kithairon s Shadow is the story of five men from ancient Greece and the parts they would play in determining their future, and ours.. In Kithairon s Shadow A Novel of Ancient Greece and the Persian War In B C Xerxes I king of the Persian Empire led a vast and uncountable army intent on the domination of Europe Only a tiny collection of Greek city states stood in his path At Thermopylae the Per
  • Title: In Kithairon's Shadow: A Novel of Ancient Greece and the Persian War
  • Author: Jon Edward Martin
  • ISBN: 9780595299065
  • Page: 466
  • Format: Paperback
  • In Kithairon's Shadow: A Novel of Ancient Greece and the Persian War Jon Edward Martin

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    1. Jane says:

      Absolutely engaging novel about the Greco Persian War in ancient Greece We are taken from the breathless announcement to the guests at an Athenian symposium drinking party of the fall of Thermopylae and massacre of the Spartans, to the decisive Battle of Plataea We see incidents in the novel from vantage points of BOTH sides, Greek and Persian Finally we re given closure to each main character s life Written in an easy to understand style except for the occasional 50 cent word and divided into s [...]

    2. Masen Production says:

      After the defeat of Persians at the hands of Athenians, Xerxes I who is the Son of Darios, wants revenge for the humiliation at Marathon A huge Persian army with all its allies in tow reaches the plains of Greece from Thermopylae where King Leonidas is killed finally with his 300 brave Spartans Athens is razed to the ground and they are asked to submit themselves to the King as his allies The Greeks refuse to bow down The once warring neighbours Sparta Athenians from an allied force which has a [...]

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