By Theo Papas
Nation. Freedom. Democracy.
How a lot could you sacrifice to guard them?
480 B. C.
Proud Xerxes, Emperor of Persia and King of Kings, invades Greece with 1000000 squaddies. He instructions hundreds of thousands of ships and is supported through dozens of allies, between them the captivating Queen Artemisia.
Against him stand a couple of Greek opponents and made up our minds males - Leonidas and his 300 Spartans on dry land, the personification of bravery and patriotism; and Themistocles and the fleet of Athens at the sea, the incarnation of ingenuity and approach.
Can they cease him?
WAR. HEROISM. SELF SACRIFICE. VICTORY.
An epic ebook concerning the first nice warfare in background, a warfare that made up our minds the destiny of humanity, western civilization and democracy.
A difficult yet deeply human novel approximately honor, dignity and tragic love beaten among the blade of a sword and the blood of conflict.
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