The History Network

A fortnightly military history podcast looking at all aspect of war throughout the ages.


episode 2: The Battle of Marathon - Part 2

The Athenian army moved into position for the coming struggle. The right wing was commanded by Callimachus – for it was the regular practice at that time in Athens that the polemarch should lead the right wing; then followed the tribes, in order of their numbers; and, finally, on the left wing, were the Plataeans. Dur: 20mins File: .mp3


 2021-09-26  19m