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Greece and Rome at war

Peter Connolly

Greece and Rome at war

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Published by Macdonald in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Rome,
  • Greece.,
  • Rome.
    • Subjects:
    • Military art and science -- Greece -- History.,
    • Military art and science -- Rome -- History.,
    • Weapons, Ancient -- Greece -- History.,
    • Armor, Ancient -- Greece -- History.,
    • Weapons, Ancient -- Rome -- History.,
    • Armor, Ancient -- Rome -- History.,
    • Military history, Ancient -- Greece.,
    • Military history, Ancient -- Rome.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter Connolly.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU33 .C647x 1981b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2349912M
      ISBN 10035606798X
      LC Control Number86673558

      An American author of Greek descent explores the Greek immigrant experience in the US, as well as sexual identity. Paper, 96 pages. He introduces these sources to the general reader by period and author and analyzes controversial issues such as essentialism vs. Considered the standard text on ancient Greece by a leading scholar, this decades-old work is still quite accessible.

      Rich with arresting imagery and memorable characters, its powerful metaphors still permeate modern culture. Fitzgerald's supple verse is ideally suited to the story of Odysseus' long journey back to his wife and home after the Trojan War. This biography from a famous novelist provides insight on Alexander the Great. Greek art is divided into the Mycenaean, geometric, archaic, and Hellenistic periods, in addition to its acme in the Classical period.

      Add to basket Add to wishlist Description In this sumptuous guide to twelve centuries of military development, Peter Connolly combines a detailed account of the arms and armies of Greece and Rome with his superb full-colour artwork. Fitzgerald's supple verse is ideally suited to the story of Odysseus' long journey back to his wife and home after the Trojan War. As Macedonia and the Seleucid Empire were the problem, and Egypt the cause of the problem, the only place to turn was Rome. Z Brilliantly researched, dynamically written, A War Like No Other is like no other history of this important war. Historical fiction.


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