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The Resource The Oxford handbook of warfare in the classical world, edited by Brian Campbell and Lawrence A. Tritle

The Oxford handbook of warfare in the classical world, edited by Brian Campbell and Lawrence A. Tritle

Label
The Oxford handbook of warfare in the classical world
Title
The Oxford handbook of warfare in the classical world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brian Campbell and Lawrence A. Tritle
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes a list of contributors, abbreviations and spelling norms, chronology, a list of emperors from Augustus to Heraclius, and maps
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
355.020937
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Campbell, J. B
  • Tritle, Lawrence A.
Series statement
Oxford handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • Military history, Ancient
  • Rome
  • Greece
  • Military art and science
  • Military art and science
Label
The Oxford handbook of warfare in the classical world, edited by Brian Campbell and Lawrence A. Tritle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • P.C. Millett --
  • Part 1. Introduction: The classical world at war.
  • War and warfare in Ancient Greece
  • Louis Rawlings
  • War and warfare in Ancient Rome
  • Randall S. Howarth
  • Writers on war:
  • Part I Greece:
  • Winning ways in warfare
  • Nicholas V. Sekunda
  • The rise of Rome
  • Michael Sage
  • Imperial Rome at war
  • Phyllis Culham
  • ar and society in the Roman Empire
  • Colin Adams --
  • Part II. The face of battle in the classical world.
  • The classical Greek experience
  • John W.I. Lee
  • The three-thousand: Alexander's infantry guard
  • Waldemar Heckel
  • The Hellenistic world at war: stagnation or development?
  • John Serrati
  • War and society in Greece
  • Matthew Trundle
  • Logistics: sinews of war
  • Donald Engles
  • War at sea
  • Philip de Souza
  • Arms and armor
  • Part I:
  • Arming Greeks for battle
  • Eero Jarva
  • Part II
  • Part III. Impacts and techniques: war in the classical world.
  • Arming Romans for battle
  • Duncan B. Campbell
  • Greeks under siege: Challenges, experiences, and emotions
  • Angelos Chaniotis
  • Generalship: leadership and command
  • Rosemary Moore
  • Finding the enemy: military intelligence
  • Frank Russell
  • War and the horse
  • Ann Hyland
  • Men at war
  • Part I
  • Horses for war: breeding and keeping a warhorse
  • Part II
  • The development and training of cavalry in Greece and Rome
  • Greek rituals of war
  • Daniel P. Tompkins
  • Roman rituals of war
  • John Rich
  • Fighting the other
  • Part I
  • Lawrence A. Tritle
  • Greeks and Achaemenid Persians
  • Bruce Laforse
  • Part II
  • The Germanic and Danubian transfrontier peoples
  • Peter S. Wells
  • Part III
  • Military and society in Sasanian Iran
  • Scott McDonough --
  • Treating the sick and wounded
  • Christine F. Salazar
  • Keeping military discipline
  • Stefan G. Chrissanthos
  • The business of war: mercenaries
  • Thomas R. Martin
  • The Second Punic War
  • Dexter Hoyos
  • Roman warfare with Sasanian Persia
  • A.D. Lee
  • Epilogue:
  • The legacy of war in the classical world
  • Thomas Palaima and Lawrence A. Tritle
  • Part IV. Case studies: the classical world at war
  • The Athenians expedition to Sicily
  • Lee L. Bruce
  • The Peloponnesian War and its sieges
  • Michael Seaman
  • Epaminondas at Leuctra, 371 B.C.
  • John Buckler
  • Demetrius "the Besieger" and Hellenistic warfare
Control code
ocn994474196
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxi, 783 pages
Isbn
9780190499136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)994474196
Label
The Oxford handbook of warfare in the classical world, edited by Brian Campbell and Lawrence A. Tritle
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • P.C. Millett --
  • Part 1. Introduction: The classical world at war.
  • War and warfare in Ancient Greece
  • Louis Rawlings
  • War and warfare in Ancient Rome
  • Randall S. Howarth
  • Writers on war:
  • Part I Greece:
  • Winning ways in warfare
  • Nicholas V. Sekunda
  • The rise of Rome
  • Michael Sage
  • Imperial Rome at war
  • Phyllis Culham
  • ar and society in the Roman Empire
  • Colin Adams --
  • Part II. The face of battle in the classical world.
  • The classical Greek experience
  • John W.I. Lee
  • The three-thousand: Alexander's infantry guard
  • Waldemar Heckel
  • The Hellenistic world at war: stagnation or development?
  • John Serrati
  • War and society in Greece
  • Matthew Trundle
  • Logistics: sinews of war
  • Donald Engles
  • War at sea
  • Philip de Souza
  • Arms and armor
  • Part I:
  • Arming Greeks for battle
  • Eero Jarva
  • Part II
  • Part III. Impacts and techniques: war in the classical world.
  • Arming Romans for battle
  • Duncan B. Campbell
  • Greeks under siege: Challenges, experiences, and emotions
  • Angelos Chaniotis
  • Generalship: leadership and command
  • Rosemary Moore
  • Finding the enemy: military intelligence
  • Frank Russell
  • War and the horse
  • Ann Hyland
  • Men at war
  • Part I
  • Horses for war: breeding and keeping a warhorse
  • Part II
  • The development and training of cavalry in Greece and Rome
  • Greek rituals of war
  • Daniel P. Tompkins
  • Roman rituals of war
  • John Rich
  • Fighting the other
  • Part I
  • Lawrence A. Tritle
  • Greeks and Achaemenid Persians
  • Bruce Laforse
  • Part II
  • The Germanic and Danubian transfrontier peoples
  • Peter S. Wells
  • Part III
  • Military and society in Sasanian Iran
  • Scott McDonough --
  • Treating the sick and wounded
  • Christine F. Salazar
  • Keeping military discipline
  • Stefan G. Chrissanthos
  • The business of war: mercenaries
  • Thomas R. Martin
  • The Second Punic War
  • Dexter Hoyos
  • Roman warfare with Sasanian Persia
  • A.D. Lee
  • Epilogue:
  • The legacy of war in the classical world
  • Thomas Palaima and Lawrence A. Tritle
  • Part IV. Case studies: the classical world at war
  • The Athenians expedition to Sicily
  • Lee L. Bruce
  • The Peloponnesian War and its sieges
  • Michael Seaman
  • Epaminondas at Leuctra, 371 B.C.
  • John Buckler
  • Demetrius "the Besieger" and Hellenistic warfare
Control code
ocn994474196
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxi, 783 pages
Isbn
9780190499136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)994474196

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