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Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae

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Book Description
Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here obedient to their laws we lie.

Thus reads an ancient stone at Thermopylae in northern Greece, the site of one of the world's greatest battles for freedom. Here, in 480 B.C., on a narrow mountain pass above the crystalline Aegean, 300 Spartan knights and their allies faced the massive forces of Xerxes, King of Persia. From the s... More
Book Information
PublisherBantam Books for Young Readers
BindingMass Market Paperback (22 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages480
ISBN-100553580531
ISBN-13978-0553580532
Publication Date08/31/1999
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About Steven Pressfield (Author) : Steven Pressfield is a published author. Some of the published credits of Steven Pressfield include Gates of Fire, Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae.
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