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Alongside his monumental palace, Xerxes also constructed the mighty Gate of All Nations, as properly as the Hall of a Hundred Columns. He also maintained the upkeep of the Persian Royal Road involving Susa and Sardis. Having said that, the unrest was not yet more than, as an additional uprising broke out in Babylon. The indecisive battle of Artemision involving the Greek and Persian fleets of Xerxes I. The Greeks withdraw to Salamis. Herodotus reports that, at about this exact same time, Xerxes’ wife Amestris had woven him a attractive shawl, which he liked so a great deal he wore...