As a result of the Persian Wars of the 5th century B.C. __________.
As a result of the Persians war of the 5th century BC, Greece got defeated and became an integral part of the Persian Empire. Alexander the great took all the treasures of Greece and burnt down cities. He was the one who captured the Persian Empire and it became the Seleucid Empire. But it was not possible for Alexander the great to hold on to the Persian Empire for more than 20 years. It was the Parthians that took over the lands held by Alexander.