A marble head depicting a dying Persian. 2nd century CE Roman copy...
Funeral Stele of Artistion
Marble funeral stele depicting a hoplite soldier, signed by Aristokles...
The Greco-Persian Wars or Persian Wars were a series of battles...
Modern illustration of a 4th century BCE Greek hoplite.
Illyrian Helmet from the Battle of Plataea
This helmet, beaten from a single sheet of bronze, features hammered...
A peltast was a type of Greek infantryman who was usually armed...
Persian Archers at Darius' palace at Susa. Exhibited in Pergamon...
Plataea 479 BCE
The initial positions of the Greek (blue/purple) and Persian (red...
This is a 3d representation of how Spartan warriors in action might...
The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World
The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World has a hefty...
Warfare in Classical Greece
The ancient Greek city-states were in a constant rivalry for land...
Warfare & Battles in Ancient Greece
We have prepared four lesson plans including classroom activities...