This book presents all the ancient sources and the scientific theories that have been formulated concerning the Battle of Marathon, including the author’s personal view, which is based on the textual testimonies and primarily the narrative of Herodotus. A full bibliography spanning the 17th century to the present, and a wealth of illustrations, including rare old maps, complement this attractive publication.

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Academy of Athens Award
CHRISTOS D. DIONYSOPOULOS

The Battle of Marathon
A historical and topographical approach

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This book presents all the ancient sources and the scientific theories that have been formulated concerning the Battle of Marathon, including the author’s personal view, which is based on the textual testimonies and primarily the narrative of Herodotus. A full bibliography spanning the 17th century to the present, and a wealth of illustrations, including rare old maps, complement this attractive publication.

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