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 Battle of the Eurymedon - Biocrawler
The Battle of the Eurymedon took place between the Athenian-led Delian League and Persia on the Eurymedon River in Pamphylia in Asia Minor.
The Greeks, led by Cimon of Athens, actually defeated the Persians at two separate battles on the same day, first on the river and then on land.
The Persian navy, consisting of 200 Phoenician ships, was completely destroyed in the naval portion of the battle.
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 List of battles 1400 BC-AD 600
Battle of Himera The Carthaginians under Hamilcar are defeated by the Greeks of Sicily, led by Gelon of Syracuse.
Battle of Sellasia Defeat of Cleomenes III of Sparta by Antigonus Doson of Macedon and the Achaean League
Battle of Herdonia Hannibal destroys the Roman army of the praetor Gnaeus Fulvius.
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 List of Roman battles - Wikinfo
Battle of Cape Ecnomus - A Carthaginian fleet under Hamilcar and Hanno is defeated in an attempt to stop a Roman invasion of Africa by Marcus Atilius Regulus.
Battle of Herdonia - Hannibal destroys the Roman army of the praetor Gnaeus Fulvius.
357 - Battle of Strasbourg (357) - Julian expels the Alamanni from the Rhineland
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 List of battles 1400 BC-600 AD
316 BC Battle of Lautulae[?] The Romans are defeated by the Samnites.
357 Battle of Strasbourg (357)[?] Julian expels the Alamanni from the Rhineland
447 Battle of the Utus[?] Attila the Hun is defeated by the East Romans in an indecisive battle
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 Battle of the Eurymedon - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The naval Battle of the Eurymedon took place in 466 BC on the Eurymedon River in Pamphylia in Asia Minor, and was between the Athenian-led Delian League and Persia.
This is the description of the battle according to Diodorus Siculus.
Battle of the Eurymedon, Asia Minor campaign, The Battle, References, External links, Cleanup from July 2006 and Battles of the Greco-Persian Wars.
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 List of battles 1400 BC-600 AD
Battle of Asculum (89 BC)[?] The Roman army of C. Pompeius Strabo decisively defeats the rebels in the Social War.
357 Battle of Strasbourg (357)[?] Julian expels the Alamanni from the Rhineland
447 Battle of the Utus[?] Attila the Hun is defeated by the East Romans in an indecisive battle
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 Battle of the Eurymedon:
The naval Battle of the Eurymedon took place in 466 BC on the Eurymedon River in Pamphylia in Asia Minor, and was fought between the Athenian-led Delian League and Persia.
The prelude of the battle was a campaign the Delian league launched against the Persians in Asia Minor in order to secure it's possessions in the Aegean sea from possible Persian aggression.
Plutarch says Ariomandes with the bulk of the Persian naval force lay anchored near the Eurymedon River, waiting to be reinforced by another 80 Phoenician ships from Cyprus with the Persian land army camped nearby.
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 Brief History of the Achaemenid Empire   (Site not responding. Last check: )
However, the Athenian navy was intact and it inflicted a decisive blow to the Persian navy in the battle of Salamis, in the straits between that island and the isthmus of Corinth, inside the Saronic gulf.
In 467, it defeated the Persians in the naval battle of the Eurymedon River in Pamphylia (southern coast of Anatolia).
In 334, the Macedonian conqueror Alexander invaded Anatolia with a pan-Hellenic army and swept the satraps aside in the battle of Granicus.
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 Ancient Greek Battles
507 BC Battle of the fourth Spartan invasion
362 BC Battle of Mantinea (2 of 3)
207 BC Battle of Mantinea (3 of 3)
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 Mycale
The Battle of Mycale was one of the two major battles that ended the Persian Wars and returned freedom to the Greek city-states.
The Battle of Plataea on the same day on the Greek mainland was a victory as well, and the Persians were forced to leave both Greece and Ionia and retreat inland, thereby ending Persian rule.
The battle is known to history through the writings of Herodotus of Halicarnassus.
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 The Lesche of the Knidians: Kimon and The Battle of the Eurymedon River
The Lesche of the Knidians: Kimon and The Battle of the Eurymedon River
The Battle of the Eurymedon River took place anywhere from 470-465 B.C. (Kebric 1983: 9) The Knidians, as part of the Delian League, helped Kimon to victory over the Persians at the Battle of the Eurymedon.
The Battle of the Eurymedon was seen as another conflict between East and West and connections to the Trojan War and earlier heroics were unavoidable.
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 The Battle of the Eurymedon
The Greeks, according to Thucydides led by Cimon of Athens, actually defeated the Persians in two separate battles on the same day, first at sea and later on land.
Plutarch says Ariomandes with the bulk of the Persian naval force lay anchored near the Eurymedon River, waiting to be reinforced by another 80 Phoenician ships from Cyprus with the Persian infantry camped nearby.
He agrees on the fact that it was Cimon who first attacked the Persian navy, but locates the battle near Cyprus instead of by the Eurymedon river.
www.mlahanas.de /Greeks/History/Battles/Eurymedon.html   (822 words)

  
 Early Amphibious Warfare
In the next battle, Nicias attacked Gylippus, but was in turn beaten when Gylippus used his cavalry on an exposed flank, and sent the Athenians back behind their own wall.
During a battle at sea, Eurymedon, was killed, and morale continued to sink in the expeditionary force.
The battle that ensued was akin to a land battle on water with upward of 200 ships attempting to maneuver in confined waters.
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 Ancient Greek Battles before the Peloponnesian War
After a fierce battle that settled nothing, the leaders of Corinth sent the army out to the battle field to raise a monument of victory.
The fleet captured the Corinthian town of Chalcis and the rich city of Sicyon was defeated in battle.
The Athenians were waiting outside the battle and now had to break their instructions and engage to aid their allies.
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 478-477. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
Hieron of Syracuse, in alliance with Aristodemus, the tyrant of Cumae in southern Italy, defeated the Etruscans in the naval Battle of Cumae (474).
Under pressure from Sparta, Athens condemned Themistocles to death in absentia and sent officers to arrest him.
Cimon defeated the Persians in a great naval victory at the Battle of the Eurymedon River on the south coast of Asia Minor.
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 Battles of the Achaemenid Empire   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Persian invasion force is defeated at the Battle of Marathon.
The Persian navy is defeated at the Battle Salamis.
The Persians are defeated in a naval battle off the Eurymedon River in Asia Minor.
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 Battle of the Eurymedon (190 BC) Information
The Battle of the Eurymedon was fought in 190 BC between Roman forces and a Seleucid fleet.
The Seleucids were led by the famous Carthaginian general Hannibal, who had gone into exile in the events following the Battle of Zama.
Battle of the Eurymedon (190 BC) from Wíkipedia.
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 300 Spartans   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The battle became celebrated in history and literature as an example of heroic resistance against great odds.
Leonidas fights a rearguard action to delay the Persians with 300 Spartans, their helots, and 1,100 Boeotians, all of whom die in battle.
466 -- Cimon destroys the Persian army and navy at the Battle of the Eurymedon.
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 Delian League
A few years later they sailed against Caria and Lycia, defeating both the Persian army and navy in the battle of the Eurymedon.
The battle of Coronea, in 447 BC, led to the abandonment of Boeotia.
Euboea and Megara both revolted, and while the former was restored to its status as a tributary ally, the latter was a permanent loss.
www.teachersparadise.com /ency/en/wikipedia/d/de/delian_league.html   (1299 words)

  
 info: Battle_of_the_Eurymedon   (Site not responding. Last check: )
CNG: Coin pageTwo key historical events occurred during this period that could have produced sizable quantities of silver for this series: the battle of the Eurymedon River in 467 BC, where the resulting captured...
The Battle of Salamis / Cyprus 450 BC.
Greek City States - CrystalinksAfter the Greek victory at the Battle of the Eurymedon in 466 BC, the Persians were no longer a threat, and some states, such as Naxos, tried to secede from the League, but were forced to submit.
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 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The naval Battle of the Eurymedon took place in 466 BC on the Eurymedon River in Pamphylia in Asia Minor, and was fought between the Athenian-led Delian League and Persia.
The prelude of the battle was a campaign the Delian league launched against the Persians in Asia Minor in order to secure it's possessions in the Aegean sea from possible Persian aggression.
Plutarch says Ariomandes with the bulk of the Persian naval force lay anchored near the Eurymedon River, waiting to be reinforced by another 80 Phoenician ships from Cyprus with the Persian land army camped nearby.
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 Athens
Two months later, the Athenians under Myronides invaded Boeotia, and winning the battle of Oenophyta gained control of the whole country except Thebes.
Many writers report that a formal peace treaty, known as the Peace of Callias, was formalised in 450 BC, but some writers believe that the treaty was a myth created later to inflate the stature of Athens.
The Battle of Coronea, in 447 BC, led to the abandonment of Boeotia.
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 Chronology of Ancient Anatolia and Asia Minor
Alcibiades defeats the Peloponnesians at the naval battle of Cyzicus.
Seleucus I defeated Lysimachus at the battle of Corupedium.
Cleopatra and Antony defeated by Octavian at the battle of Actium.
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 History of Ancient Greece
Around 466 BC the Delian League destroys a large fleet of Persian (Carthaginian) triremes in the Battle of Eurymedon.
The result of revolts of the larger population in the conquered land is an early formation of a military dominated society.
Lysimachus dies in the Battle of Corupedium against Seleucus.
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Defeated at the Battle of Marathon by Athenians led by Miltiades.
Antipater defeated Agis III at the battle of Megalopolis.
Alexander I of Epirus was defeated at the battle of Pandosia.
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 Battle of the Eurymedon Information
The naval Battle of the Eurymedon took place in 466 BC on the; Eurymedon River in Pamphylia in Asia Minor, and was fought between the Athenian-led Delian League and Persia.
The prelude of the battle was a campaign the Delian league launched against the Persians in Asia Minor in order to secure it's possessions in the Aegean sea from possible Persian aggression.
Plutarch says Ariomandes with the bulk of the Persian naval force lay anchored near the Eurymedon River, waiting to be reinforced by another 80 Phoenician ships from Cyprus with the Persian land army camped nearby.
battle-of-the-eurymedon.zdnet.co.za /zdnet/Battle_of_the_Eurymedon   (1054 words)

  
 Athens: Empire and Democracy
The Greeks had defeated Xerxes' armada at the battle of Salamis in 480; in 479 they had defeated the land invasion force at the battle of Plataea.
Three major steps mark the transformation of a voluntary alliance against the Persians into an involuntary empire led by, and serving the advantage of, Athens.
Under Cimon, the League won a number of victories, culminating in the battle of the Eurymedon river in 467, where they decisively defeated a Persian army and fleet.
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 Battle of the Eurymedon - Military History Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Battle of the Eurymedon - Military History Wiki
The Greeks, led by Cimon of Athens, actually defeated the Persians at two separate battles on the same day, first on the river and then on land.
The Persian navy, consisting of 200 Phoenician ships, was completely destroyed in the naval portion of the battle.
www.militaryhistorywiki.org /wiki/Battle_of_the_Eurymedon   (188 words)

  
 Greek City States - Crystalinks
After the Greek victory at the Battle of the Eurymedon in 466 BC, the Persians were no longer a threat, and some states, such as Naxos, tried to secede from the League, but were forced to submit.
This coincided with the last battle between the Greeks and the Persians, a sea battle off Salamis in Cyprus, followed by the Peace of Callias (450 BC) between the Greeks and Persians.
The result of this battle was the end of Spartan supremacy and the establishment of Theban dominance, but Athens also recovered much of her former power.
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