In this second part of Tristan’s explainer, he takes us right into the heart of the battle dubbed the Persian Thermopylae. Listen as Alexander begins a full-blooded assault on the Persian Gates, and find out how this battle in the Persian heartlands ended.
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Jona Lendering article: https://www.livius.org/articles/battle/persian-gate-330-bce/
The narrow Yasuj pass.
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