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Uploaded on Jan 24, 2010
High on a narrow mountain pass in 480 B.C., a small Greek army awaits an one slaught of epic proportions. Led by just 300 Spartan soldiers, they somehow hold off the colossal Persian military for seven full days-until not one Greek warrior is left standing The battle of Thermopylae is still acknowledged today for its brilliant military maneuvers and the well-trained and fearless soldiers who fought to the death. THE HISTORY CHANNEL presents a detailed account of this legendary battle, including an examination of the events leading up to the conflict and the tactical expertise that allowed the outnumbered Greeks to stall their mighty foes. Learn how an army of few hundred men overcame impossible odds and witness the conflict that altered the course of Western civilization. Combining sophisticated digital animation and live actors in stikingly realistic reenactment, LAST STAND OF THE 300 narrates one of the most important -and improbable-battles in history