Empire of Persia and Media Xerxes — Part 4
... and the sacred precinct of the Hero Androcrates,
partly along some hillocks of no great height, and
partly upon the level of the plain." And here, on the
Plataean Plain, was fought the last battle of the
Persians in Greece, September, 479 B. C.
The Persian forces, with their Greek allies,
numbered 3 ...