The Battle of Salamis (/ˈsæləmɪs/; Ancient Greek: Ναυμαχία τῆς Σαλαμῖνος,
The Battle of Salamis was a naval battle between the Greek city-states and
Persia, fought in September, 480 BC in the straits between Piraeus and Salamis,
Aug 17, 2015 ... Naval Battle of Salamis (29 September 480): important battle during the Persian
War, in which the Greek allies defeated the Persian navy.
May 5, 2013 ... The tide would turn, though, in September 480 BCE at the Battle of Salamis in the
Saronic Gulf, a naval battle which would rank as one of the ...
Despite this threat, the Athenian leader Themistocles argued for remaining at Salamis
Offensively-minded, Themistocles understood that the smaller Greek fleet could negate the Persian advantage in numbers by fighting in the confined waters around the island. In addit... More »
Apr 23, 2015 ... Battle of Salamis, (480 bc), battle in the Greco-Persian Wars in which a Greek
fleet defeated much larger Persian naval forces in the straits at ...
After the Battle of Thermopylae, Athens was in despair. The Athenians knew that
their city would surely be destroyed by the Persians. There was simply no place ...
Battle of Salamis - 20th of September 480 B.C.. "Forward, sons of the Greeks,
liberate the fatherland, liberate your children, your women, the temples of your ...
The Battle of Salamis was a battle during the Persian Wars. Read about the date
and a very brief description of naval battle leading to the defeat of the Persians.
Feb 9, 2011 ... The Battle of Salamis was fought between an Alliance of Greek city-states and
the Persian Empire in September 480 BC in the straits between ...