Battle of Salamis

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Historical Context Note

The Persian fleet was defeated in this famous battle. The Greeks apparently owed their victory to a trickery of the Athenian general Themistocles.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "Battle of Salamis". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11193, accessed 23 September 2014.]