Ionian Revolt

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Historical Context Note

A large number of Greek cities from Asia Minor and the islands united in a revolt against their Persian rulers. They were ultimately defeated, but the revolt won them some political concessions.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "Ionian Revolt". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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