Spartan General Pausanias. Pausanias was a Spartan general of the 5th century BCE, responsible for the Greek victory over Mardonius and the Persians at the Battle of Plataea in 479 BCE, and was the leader of the Hellenic League created to resist Persian aggression during the Greco-Persian Wars.

Spartan General Pausanias century BCE) is responsible for the Greek victory over Mardonius and the Persians at the Battle of Plataea

Battle of Plataea | Battle of Plataea image - Ancient Weapon Lovers Group - Mod DB

The Battle of Plataea was the final land battle during the second Persian invasion of Greece.

Battle of Plataea -The Serpent Column dedicated by the victorious Greeks

The Serpent Column is also Known as The Serpentine Column, Delphi Tripod or Plataean Tripod, Its an Ancient Bronze Column at Istanbul, Turkey

Battle of Plataea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia #persian wars

Plain of Plataea, from Mount Cithaeron engraving by William Miller after H W Williams

Spartans in melee combat against the Persians

At the Persian wars, the Greeks when they understood that the barbarians had fled to the mainland, were sorely vexed at their escape.

The Persian final defeat, The Battle of Plataea.

Persian Wars: Battle of Plataea

1784 Map of the Battle of Plataea, Greece - Geographicus - BattleofPlataea-bocage-1784 - Battle of Plataea - Wikipedia

Essay on the Battle of Plataea for the Travels of Anacharsis, 1784 color map showing the Battle of Plataea by Barbie du Bocage

The Battle of Plataea by Hunter Erickson - Hunter makes his second appearance on this blog with another MOC based on a historic battle. This time it is The Battle of Plataea. Here's how Hunter describes it: The Battle of Plataea was the final land battle between the United Greek city States and the Persian Empire during the Greco-Persian wars. The battle wasn't just a huge victory for the Greeks but for the survival of western civilization. #LEGO #Minifigure #BrickWarriors #MOC #LEGOMOC…

LEGO MOC of the Week - The Battle of Plataea by Hunter Erickson

The Battle of Plataea by Hunter Erickson - Hunter makes his second appearance on this blog with another MOC based on a historic battle. This time it is The Battle of Plataea. Here's how Hunter describes it: The Battle of Plataea was the final land battle between the United Greek city States and the Persian Empire during the Greco-Persian wars. The battle wasn't just a huge victory for the Greeks but for the survival of western civilization. #LEGO #Minifigure #BrickWarriors #MOC #LEGOMOC…

Persian Wars: Battle of Plataea

Persian Wars: Battle of Plataea

*ANCIENT GREECE ~ Greek hoplite + Persian warrior depicted fighting, on an ancient kylix, century BC.

"Battle of Plataea" by Peter Dennis - A defeat of the Persian army by the Greeks at Plataea in 479 BC.

Leonidas leads the 300 Spartans against the Persian army of Xerxes during the battle of Thermopylae, 480 BC. Artwork by Peter Dennis.

This weapon was seen as the quintessential "bad guys" weapon in ancient Greece. Athenian art frequently depicted Spartan warriors with this weapon for that reason. Greek hoplite (standing) fighting against a Persian archer. Both are using a kopis. Depiction in ancient kylix, 5th century BC, National Archaeological Museum of Athens.

Greek hoplite and Persian warrior depicted fighting, on an ancient kylix, century BC

Map of the Battle of Plataea 479 BC

History Map of the Battle of Plataea 479 BC; illustrating the Persian Wars

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