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Warfare in the ancient world

Author: John Hackett, Sir
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated overview of 1500 years of military history from the earliest recorded times to the Late Roman empire.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Hackett, Sir
ISBN: 0816024596 9780816024599
OCLC Number: 21080347
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm
Contents: The beginnings of warfare / Trevor Watkins --
The Assyrians / D.J. Wiseman --
Hoplite warfare / John Lazenby --
The Persians / Nick Sekunda --
Alexander the Great / Albert Devine --
Hellenistic warfare / Nick Sekunda --
The early Roman army / Peter Connolly --
The Roman army in the age of Polybius / Peter Connolly --
The Roman army of the later Republic / Lawrence Keppie --
The Empire / Brian Dobson --
The late-Roman empire / Roger Tomlin.
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Sir John Hackett.

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Warfare in the Ancient World offers a complete, authoritative, and accessible record of how war was waged in antiquity. Coverage extends to all regions of the ancient world and includes  Read more...

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