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Published: 02 June 2005

166 Pages | 17 halftones, 5 maps

ISBN: 9780192804709

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Ancient Warfare: A Very Short Introduction

Harry Sidebottom

Very Short Introductions

  • All aspects of ancient warfare thoroughly examined from philosophy to the technical skills needed to fight.
  • Explores the ways in which ancient society thought about conflict.
  • Uses anecdotes and striking visual images to show that any understanding of ancient war is an ongoing process of interpretation.