University Of Chicago Press Journals: Cookie Absent

In the aftermath of the Graeco-Persian War at the starting of the 5th century BC, Athens managed to further consolidate its role as a regional energy and usher in the era of the Athenian Empire. A principal pillar of their power was their naval supremacy which had played such a essential go role for the Greek efforts against the Persian forces in the epic Battle of Salamis. Ironically it was…Read More