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Warfare in the classical world : war and the ancient civilisations of Greece and Rome /

Main Author: Warry, John Gibson.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London : Salamander Books, 1998.
Series: Classic conflicts (London, England)
Table of Contents:
  • The pronunciation of ancient languages
  • Homeric and Mycenaean warfare
  • The Persian wars
  • The Peloponnesian War
  • The decline of Spart and the ascendancy of Thebes
  • Alexander the Great
  • Alexander's successors and the later Greek world
  • Pyrrhus of Epirus and the Roman Republic
  • The Punic Wars and Roman expansion
  • Marius and Sulla
  • Pompey and his epoch
  • Julius Caesar
  • The wars of the triumvirate
  • The military task of imperial Rome
  • The coming of the barbarians.