Accession Number:

ADA143936

Title:

The Battle of Marathon: Darius the Great versus Miltiades.

Descriptive Note:

Student rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

58.0

Abstract:

This report compares and contrasts the strategies of Darius the Great of Persia and Miltiades, the Greek general, during the Battle of Marathon in 490 B.C. The battle and its major participants are examined in the context of the ACSC Strategy Process Model. This indepth analysis of both sides of the battle studies the external factors that contributed to the outcome of the battle as well as the tactics employed by the opposing armies.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE