The Greek and Persian Armies, 500-323 B.C.

The Greek and Persian Armies, 500-323 B.C.

Book Title: The Greek and Persian Armies, 500-323 B.C.

Author: Nick Sekunda

Format: Paperback | 48 pages

Publication Date: 01 Jun 1977

ISBN-13: 9780850452716

In the early 5th century BC, after the fall of the Lydian Empire, the Persian Wars began. It was an ideological conflict which pitted a proud, democratic, freedom-loving people against a tyrannical and mighty empire. The stories of the many battles fought between the Greeks and the Persians are here spendidly brought to life by Jack Cassin-Scott, who details the tactics, organisation and uniforms of the armies of both sides in a volume featuring numerous illustrations and museum photographs, plus eight full page colour plates superbly drawn by the author himself.