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Battle of Salamis 480 BC

Battle of Salamis, 480 BC Fought in September 480 BC, the Battle of Salamis was one of the most significant naval battles in ancient Greece. Once again between the Greek city-states and their perpetual enemy, Persia, the battle took place in the strait between Piraeus and Salamis Island, near Athens. Although heavily outnumbered (again), and …