S1 E3: The Battle of Marathon

Starting with their famous 16-pound shields, the ancient Greeks beat back invading Persian forces by adhering to strategy of mutual protection. Bolstered by the bonds in their community and a sense of brotherhood, the Greeks routed the much larger Persian army in this epic battle.
Aired: 7/4/2016 | 0:01:41
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