Sentence Examples

  • In the north-east corner is the little plain of Marathon, the scene of the battle against the Persians (490 B.C.).
  • He then attacked the firebreathing bull of Marathon and brought it alive to Athens, where he sacrificed it to Apollo Delphinius.
  • Thus' to find the interval between the battles of Marathon (490 B.C.) and Waterloo (A.D.
  • After the battle of Marathon, Themistocles persuaded the Athenians to devote the revenue derived from the mines to shipbuilding, and thus laid the foundation of the Athenian naval power, and made possible the victory of Salamis.
  • The industry began in 1880, when the first quarry (at Granite Heights, Marathon county) was opened.

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