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Ships and Sea-Power Before the Great Persian War

The Ancestry of the Ancient Trireme (Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava Supplementum)

by H. T. Wallinga

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical Greek & Roman archaeology,
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Iran,
  • Navies,
  • Architecture,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Military Science,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Greece,
  • History,
  • Sea-power,
  • Triremes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9076329M
    ISBN 109004096507
    ISBN 109789004096509

    The second Persian invasion of Greece (– BC) occurred during the Greco-Persian Wars, as King Xerxes I of Persia sought to conquer all of Greece. The invasion was a direct, if delayed, response to the defeat of the first Persian invasion of Greece (– BC) at the Battle of Marathon, which ended Darius I's attempts to subjugate Greece. After Darius's death, his son Xerxes spent Location: Greece.   By Captain Adam Link, USMCLate last year the question was put forth: what does seapower contribute to landpower[1]? Now it seems an appropriate time for a response given the recent New York Times Op-Ed by Gregg Easterbrook[2] attempting to explain why and how the U.S. Navy is “big enough.” Others[3] have addressed some of Mr. Easterbrook’s arguments more directly, but I’d like to.

    (8) Darius and the Imperial Navy. Lendering (in footnote 7) writes: “ on p. 68, we learn that Darius created an imperial navy; it was Cambyses (H.T. Wallinga, Ships and Sea Power before the Great Persian War []).” Cambyses’ role is no longer acknowledged by leading authorities in the field of Iranian military history. The history of the United States Navy divides into two major periods: the "Old Navy", a small but respected force of sailing ships that was notable for innovation in the use of ironclads during the American Civil War, and the "New Navy", the result of a modernization effort that began in the s and made it the largest in the world by The United States Navy claims Octo as.

    Greek sea power and the fact that Persian sea power depended on Phoenician, Greek and Egyptian ships, made it inevitable that Persia could not prevail. Asked in History, Politics & Society. The Athenian navy did not defeat the Persian navy. There were several naval battles between combined Greek city fleets which defeated Persian fleets from to BCE. They defeated the Persian.


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Series: Mnemosyne, Supplements, the Persian navy and its predecessors, the 'thalassocracy' of Polycrates of Samos, Persian and Delian tribute, and the chief naval base of the Persians in Cilicia.

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Greco-Persian Wars, also called Persian Wars, (– bce), a series of wars fought by Greek states and Persia over a period of almost half a century.

The fighting was most intense during two invasions that Persia launched against mainland Greece between and Although the Persian empire was at the peak of its strength, the collective defense mounted by the Greeks overcame. Bibliography and two indexes (sources cited and general topics, one of the best I have seen) complete this provocative book, not one to be set before the neophyte.

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Author(s). Cite this Record. Ships and sea-power before the Great Persian War: the anchestry of the ancient trireme. H T Wallinga. In Mnemosyne. Leiden: Brill. (tDAR id: )Cited by: The Greco-Persian Wars (also often called the Persian Wars) were a series of conflicts between the Achaemenid Empire and Greek city-states that started in BC and lasted until BC.

The collision between the fractious political world of the Greeks and the enormous empire of the Persians began when Cyrus the Great conquered the Greek-inhabited region of Ionia in on: Mainland Greece, Thrace, Aegean Islands.

The Peloponnesian War of BCE was a maritime war, one characterized by the constant use of sea power by Athens, Sparta, and their respective allies. The lands surrounding the cities of both protagonists were not the scenes of great, or even many, battles.

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Thucydides, History of the Peloponnesian War.The end of the Persian Wars led to the rise of Athens as the leader of the Delian League. Key Terms. Persian Wars: A series of conflicts, from BCE, between the Achaemenid Empire of Persia and city-states of the Hellenic world.

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