Henchmen of Ares: Warriors and Warfare in Early Greece Josho Brouwers

ISBN: 9789490258078

Published: November 11th 2013

Hardcover

208 pages


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Henchmen of Ares: Warriors and Warfare in Early Greece  by  Josho Brouwers

Henchmen of Ares: Warriors and Warfare in Early Greece by Josho Brouwers
November 11th 2013 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 208 pages | ISBN: 9789490258078 | 8.75 Mb

Using the Homeric epics as a guide, the reader is presented with a cultural history of warriors and warfare in Early Greece: from the chariot-borne soldiers of the Mycenaean palaces to the seaborne raiders of women and cattle of the Dark Age- fromMoreUsing the Homeric epics as a guide, the reader is presented with a cultural history of warriors and warfare in Early Greece: from the chariot-borne soldiers of the Mycenaean palaces to the seaborne raiders of women and cattle of the Dark Age- from the men of bronze who helped assert Egyptian sovereignty, down to the Battles of Thermopylae and Salamis.

Along the way, a number of detailed issues are considered, including the proper place of the Greek hoplite in the history of the Eastern Mediterranean, the possible origins of the Argive shield, developments in naval warfare, and the activities of Greek mercenaries.Written for an audience of serious students and specialists alike, this book offers a detailed treatment of the relevant sources, with extensive bibliographic notes.



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