The Battle of Marathon: Special

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Ancient Warfare Special 3: 'The Battle of Marathon'

This Special revolves around the climactic battle of the first Graeco-Persian War: 100 pages of Ancient Warfare dedicated to a single theme, written by experts, illustrated with dozens of maps, photographs and original artwork.


  • Séan Hussmann, 'Introduction to the theme'
  • Michael J. Taylor, 'Historical sources'
  • Dan Powers, 'The Ionian Revolt'
  • Fred Ray, 'The Battle of Ephesus, 499 BC'
  • Duncan B. Campbell, 'Meanwhile, in Sparta'
  • Ron Ruiters, 'The Marathon Campaign'
  • Peter Krentz, 'The Battle of Marathon'
  • Paul McDonnell-Staff, 'Greece and Persia from Marathon to Alexander'
  • Owen Rees, 'Blinding Epizelus: Ancient PTSD?'
  • Paul Bardunias, 'The Phalanx in Action'
  • Nicholas Sekunda, 'Dressing the hoplite'
  • Marek Wozniak, 'The Persian army'
  • Nicholas Sekunda, 'Dressing the Persian army'
  • Natascha Sojc, 'The Marathon Memorials of the 5th century BC'
  • Jona Lendering, 'Commemorating Marathon: Then and Now'
  • Stafanos Skarmintzos, 'Visiting Marathon'

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