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The Ancient Greeks at War.

Author/Creator:
Rawlings, Louis.
Publication:
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2007.
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Book
1 online resource (273 pages)
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Subjects:
Armies -- Greece.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
This book takes a thematic approach that analyses a broad range of military and social aspects of Greek warfare in the period from the Late Bronze Age to Alexander the Great. Topics include: the causes of war, land battles, sieges and naval warfare, as well as the economic, religious, political, and cultural impact of war.
Contents:
Intro
Copyright
Contents
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
Introduction
Chapter 1 War and peace in ancient Greece
Chapter 2 Early Greek warfare
Chapter 3 The makers of war
Chapter 4 The patterns of war
Chapter 5 Battlefield engagements in the age ofthe hoplite
Chapter 6 Naval warfare
Chapter 7 Siege warfare
Chapter 8 War and economy
Chapter 9 War and religion
Chapter 10 War, the individual and the community
Conclusion The ancient Greeks at war
Bibliography
Index.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Rawlings, Louis The Ancient Greeks at War
ISBN:
9781847791535
9780719056574
OCLC:
818847143