Greek Warfare Myths and Realities

ISBN-10: 0715629670
ISBN-13: 9780715629673
Edition: 2000
Authors: Hans Van Wees
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Description: This text on Greek warfare ranges from the concrete details of conducting raids, battles and sieges to more theoretical questions about the causes, costs, and consequences of warfare in archaic and classical Greece.

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Book details

List price: $35.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Publication date: 8/19/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 380
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.320

This text on Greek warfare ranges from the concrete details of conducting raids, battles and sieges to more theoretical questions about the causes, costs, and consequences of warfare in archaic and classical Greece.

Kinsmen, friends and allies : the society of states
Justice, honour and profit : causes and goals of wars
Pleonexia : structural causes of war
Men of bronze : the myth of the middle-class militia
The other warriors : light infantry, cavalry, body-servants and mercenaries
Politics and the battlefield : ideology in Greek warfare
Bodies of men : training and organisation of the militia
The bare necessities : mobilisation and maintenance of armies
Rituals, rules and strategies : the structure of campaigns
Ambush, battle and siege : changing forms of combat
The deeds of heroes : battle in the Iliad
The Archaic Phalanx : infantry combat down to the Persian wars
The Classical Phalanx : infantry combat transformed
The wall of wood : ships, men and money
War at sea : classical naval campaigns
Conclusion : the development of Greek warfare : war and the state
Athenian manpower in 480 and 431 BC
Changes in Spartan military organisation from 480 to 371 BC
The historicity and date of Homeric warfare

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