by Gary Smailes
Illustrated by Ollie Cuthbertson
Part of the Edge: Battle Books series
Take up your weapons and prepare to fight your own battle in these all-action, interactive adventures, in which you take part in epic battles from throughout history.
It is 490 BCE and the ancient city of Athens is under threat.
The Persians have sailed across the ocean to invade your land, and now camp on the plains of Marathon, just a few miles from Athens. You are Miltiades, an old warrior with one last chance to prove your loyalty to the city you love.
You will command the mighty Greek Hoplite army as it attempts to halt the Persian invasion and save Athens...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages, black and white
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 14/04/2011
- Category: Hobbies, quizzes & games (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781445101149