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Carmen Pravia During the Persian war many events occurred and it is said to believe that the smaller groups who had an effect on history in some way should be given just as much credit as the bigger groups of people. For example, the Battle of Thermopylae was an example of this, some historians have said that the 300 Spartans who defended the area there saved Western civilization as we know it today, however, other historians state that the Spartans had no choice but to stay and fight their battle. The Spartan men were showcased as brave and courageous, and although they were a small group, they continued to always fight for what they believed in despite the circumstances. One of the historians, Tom Holland, a contemporary British historian, agrees with another historian Herodotus who also feel that the Spartans were courageous people who always fought until the end. The historian Holland elaborates on the idea that if the Spartans did
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