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  1. Greek Warriors

    Greek Warriors: Hoplites and Heroes [Paperback]

    Carolyn Willekes

    £7.99

    ISBN: 9781612005157
    Published by : Casemate UK
    Series: Casemate Short History
    Thermopylae, Marathon: though fought 2,500 years ago in Ancient Greece, the names of these battles are more familiar to many than battles fought in the last half-century, but our concept of the men who fought in these battles may be more a product... .... Learn More
  2. The Persian War: A Military History

    The Persian War: A Military History [Hardback]

    William Shepherd (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9781472808639
    Published by : Osprey
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    The victory of a few Greek city-states over the world's first superpower was an extraordinary military feat that secured the future of western civilization. All modern accounts of the war as a whole, and of Marathon, Thermopylae and Salamis, the b... .... Learn More
  3. Thucydides & Sparta

    Thucydides & Sparta [Hardback]

    Anton Powell (Editor); Paula Debnar (Editor)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9781910589755
    Published by : Classical Press of Wales
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    Scholars may agree: on the subject of secretive Sparta, a state richly productive of myth and wishful thinking, Thucydides stands supreme as a source. A contemporary witness of Sparta at her military zenith, famous for his sober reporting and pene... .... Learn More
  4. Thermopylae: Great Battles

    Thermopylae: Great Battles [Hardback]

    Chris Carey (Author)

    £18.99

    ISBN: 9780198754107
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Series: Great Battles
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    During the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BC, a Greek force of approximately 7,000 faced the biggest army ever seen in the Greek peninsula. For three days, the Persians-the greatest miltary force in the world-were stopped in their tracks by a vastly... .... Learn More
  5. Power Couples in Antiquity: Transversal Perspectives

    Power Couples in Antiquity: Transversal Perspectives [Hardback]

    Anne Bielman Sanchez (Editor)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9781138575264
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies
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    Everyone can name a couple made up of famous, rich or powerful partners, who cultivate a joint media image which is stronger than either of their individual identities. Since the eighties they have been known as "power couples". Yet while the term... .... Learn More
  6. Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean: Private Order and Public Institutions

    Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean: Private Order and Public Institutions [Hardback]

    Taco Terpstra (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9780691172088
    Published by : Princeton University Press
    Series: The Princeton Economic History of the Western World
    Volume: 79
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    How ancient Mediterranean trade thrived through state institutions From around 700 BCE until the first centuries CE, the Mediterranean enjoyed steady economic growth through trade, reaching a level not to be regained until the early modern era. T... .... Learn More
  7. Classical Greek Oligarchy: A Political History

    Classical Greek Oligarchy: A Political History [Paperback]

    Matthew Simonton (Author)

    £26.00

    ISBN: 9780691192055
    Published by : Princeton University Press
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    Classical Greek Oligarchy thoroughly reassesses an important but neglected form of ancient Greek government, the "rule of the few." Matthew Simonton challenges scholarly orthodoxy by showing that oligarchy was not the default mode of politics from... .... Learn More
  8. Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece: From Homer to Alexander the Great and his Successors

    Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece: From Homer to Alexander the Great and his Successors [Hardback]

    Graham Wrightson (Author)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9781138574595
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies
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    Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece examines the timelines of military developments that led from the hoplite-based armies of the ancient Greeks to the hugely successful and multi-faceted armies of Philip II, Alexander the Great, and his Succe... .... Learn More
  9. Alexander the Great in the Roman Empire, 150 BC to AD 600

    Alexander the Great in the Roman Empire, 150 BC to AD 600 [Hardback]

    Jaakkojuhani Peltonen (Author)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9781138315860
    Published by : Routledge
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    The life of Alexander the Great began to be retold from the moment of his death. The Greco-Roman authors used these stories as exemplars in a variety of ways. This book concerns the various stories of Alexander and how they have been used in Roman... .... Learn More
  10. Religion and Classical Warfare: Archaic and Classical Greece

    Religion and Classical Warfare: Archaic and Classical Greece [Hardback]

    Matthew Dillon (Author); Christopher Matthew (Author); Michael Schmitz (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781473834293
    Published by : Pen & Sword
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    Religion was integral to the conduct of war in the ancient world and the Greeks were certainly no exception. No campaign was undertaken, no battle risked, without first making sacrifice to propitiate the appropriate gods (such as Ares, god of War)... .... Learn More

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