Examples from the Web for themistocles
Themistocles is interesting, as Herodotus realized, precisely because he was not a martial hero.‘300’ Is a Misleading, Muscle-Bound Travesty of Ancient History|James Romm|March 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By an insight into his projects, Themistocles might have calculated on the restoration of his own power.Athens: Its Rise and Fall, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
The birth of Themistocles was somewhat too obscure to do him honor.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch|Plutarch
Various adventures are told of Themistocles before he reached the residence of the Persian king.