XERXES AT HELLESPONT. King Xerxes I (Ahasuerus) of Persia commanding the punishment of the sea after a storm destroyed the first bridge of ships constructed across the Hellespont pass (now the Dardanelles) between Europe and Asia Minor during the Persian invasion of Greece in 480 B.C. 19th century illustration.
August 24th, 2016
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