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The Resource Land battles in 5th century B.C. Greece : a history and analysis of 173 engagements, Fred Eugene Ray

Land battles in 5th century B.C. Greece : a history and analysis of 173 engagements, Fred Eugene Ray

Label
Land battles in 5th century B.C. Greece : a history and analysis of 173 engagements
Title
Land battles in 5th century B.C. Greece
Title remainder
a history and analysis of 173 engagements
Statement of responsibility
Fred Eugene Ray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Relying heavily on primary sources such as Herodotus, Thucydides and Plutarch, this volume provides the first-ever tactical level survey of all Greek land engagements which occurred during the 5th century BC, a seminal period in the history of western warfare"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ray, Fred Eugene
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
U33
LC item number
.R395 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • Armies
  • Arginusae, Battle of, Greece, 406 B.C
  • Marathon, Battle of, Greece, 490 B.C
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Greece
Label
Land battles in 5th century B.C. Greece : a history and analysis of 173 engagements, Fred Eugene Ray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The spearmen : Greek Hoplite warfare (500-401 B.C.) -- Arguing with Socrates : territorial disputes, the Ionian Revolt, and rise of Sparta and Gela (500-481 B.C.) -- The strength of lions : Marathon, Himera, and the invasion of Greece -- Prelude to collision : the Pentacontaetia (478-432 B.C.) -- Danger and glory : the Archidamian War (431-422 B.C.) -- Daring and destruction : the Peace of Nicias and the Sicilian invasion (421-412 B.C.) -- A world at spear's length : the Decelean, Ionian War to the end of the 5th century (413-401 B.C.)
Control code
15b25669722
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 315 p.
Isbn
9780786467730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Land battles in 5th century B.C. Greece : a history and analysis of 173 engagements, Fred Eugene Ray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The spearmen : Greek Hoplite warfare (500-401 B.C.) -- Arguing with Socrates : territorial disputes, the Ionian Revolt, and rise of Sparta and Gela (500-481 B.C.) -- The strength of lions : Marathon, Himera, and the invasion of Greece -- Prelude to collision : the Pentacontaetia (478-432 B.C.) -- Danger and glory : the Archidamian War (431-422 B.C.) -- Daring and destruction : the Peace of Nicias and the Sicilian invasion (421-412 B.C.) -- A world at spear's length : the Decelean, Ionian War to the end of the 5th century (413-401 B.C.)
Control code
15b25669722
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 315 p.
Isbn
9780786467730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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