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New perspectives on ancient warfare

Author: Garrett G Fagan; Matthew Trundle
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010.
Series: History of warfare, v. 59.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ten leading scholars of ancient warfare offer new insights on several aspects of military activity from the Later Bronze Age to the Roman Empire. They make significant contributions to understanding warfare on land and sea, to the social and economic aspects of war, and to battlefield experience. The studies illustrate the ways in which technology, innovation, cultural exchange and tactical developments transformed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
études diverses
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
New perspectives on ancient warfare.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
(DLC) 2010015188
(OCoLC)607656475
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Garrett G Fagan; Matthew Trundle
ISBN: 9789004187344 9004187340 9789004185982 9004185984 1282787098 9781282787094
OCLC Number: 667274148
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 372 pages, [19] pages of plates) : illustrations.
Contents: Weapons, technological determinism, and ancient warfare / Fernando Echeverria Rey --
Chariotry to calvary : developments in the early first millennium / Robin Archer --
"I fell upon him like a furious arrow" : toward a reconstruction of the Assyrian tactical system / Garrett G. Fagan --
All the king's horse : in search of Achaemenid Persian cavalry / Christopher Tuplin --
A cup by Douris and the Battle of Marathon / Peter Krentz --
"Those who sail are to receive a wage" : naval warfare and finance in Archaic Eretria / Hans van Wees --
Coinage and the transformation of Greek warfare / Matthew Trundle --
The Carthaginian navy : questions and assumptions / Louis Rawlings --
Phalanges in Rome? / Nathan Rosenstein --
Caesar and the Helvetians / David Potter.
Series Title: History of warfare, v. 59.
Responsibility: edited by Garrett G. Fagan, Matthew Trundle.

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New Perspectives on Ancient Warfare explores the armies of antiquity from Assyria and Persia, to classical Greece and Rome. The studies illustrate the ways in which technology, innovation, cultural  Read more...

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