300 Spartans stand against Persia

In 480 B.C. about 300 Spartans stood against the Persian army and held them off for several days.  It was a battle that helped create Western Civilization.  The Greeks appreciated individuality, creativity, freedom, excellence and one of the ways that this was manifested was in contests, contests that remain today as the Olympic games.

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