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Men of bronze [electronic resource] : hoplite warfare in ancient Greece / edited by Donald Kagan and Gregory Viggiano.

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Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2013.
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Subjects:
Military art and science -- Greece -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Soldiers -- Greece -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Greece -- History, Military -- To 146 B.C. -- Congresses.
Weapons, Ancient -- Greece -- Congresses.
Armor, Ancient -- Greece -- Congresses.
Contents:
The hoplite debate / Donald Kagan and Gregory Viggiano
The arms, armor, and iconography of early Greek Hoplite warfare / Gregory Viggiano and Hans van Wees
Hoplitai/Politai : refighting ancient battles / Paul Cartledge
Setting the frame chronologically / Anthony Snodgrass
Early Greek infantry fighting in a Mediterranean context / Kurt A. Raaflaub
The hoplite revolution and the rise of the polis / Gregory Viggiano
Hoplite hell : how hoplites fought / Peter Krentz
Large weapons, small Greeks : the practical limitations of hoplite weapons and equipment / Adam Schwartz
Not patriots, not farmers, not amateurs : Greek soldiers of fortune and the origins of hoplite warfare / John R. Hale
Can we see the "hoplite revolution" on the ground? : archaeological landscapes material culture, and social status in early Greece / Lin Foxhall
Farmers and hoplites : models of historical development / Hans van Wees
The hoplite narrative / Victor Davis Hanson.
Notes:
Description based on print version record.
"The papers published in this volume resulted from a conference on early Greek hoplite warfare held at Yale University in April 2008."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web.
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Contributor:
Kagan, Donald, author, editor of compilation.
Viggiano, Gregory, author, editor of compilation.
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ISBN:
1400846307 (electronic bk.)
9781400846306 (electronic bk.)
9780691143019 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691143013 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Publisher Number:
99955711229
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