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Enticing narrative of reports from the background of Herodotus, recounting the story of Croesus and the autumn of Sardis, chronicling the careers of Cyrus and Cambyses, and, eventually, documenting Darius's upward push to energy. The author's "The tale of the Persian battle" keeps the account. comprises a variety of black and white illustrations from historical frescoes and sculptures. appropriate for a while 12 and up.

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