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Om Battle of Mycale
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Battle of Mycale (Ancient Greek: IA III* Ia I IA I...IIII*I; MachA" tA" s MykalA"s) was one of the two major battles that ended the second Persian invasion of Greece during the Greco-Persian Wars. It took place on or about August 27, 479 BC on the slopes of Mount Mycale, on the coast of Ionia, opposite the island of Samos. The battle was fought between an alliance of the Greek city-states, including Sparta, Athens and Corinth, and the Persian Empire of Xerxes I.