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Fighting Techniques of the Ancient World (3000 B.C. to 500 A.D.): Equipment, Combat Skills, and Tactics
Fighting Techniques of the Ancient World (3000 B.C. to 500 A.D.): Equipment, Combat Skills, and Tactics
by Rob S. Rice, Simon Anglim, Phyllis Jestice, Scott Rusch, John Serrati

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Edition: Hardcover

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Product Description:

A comprehensive and heavily illustrated guide to warfare in the ancient world.

This essential guide to ancient warfare describes the fighting methods of soldiers in Europe and the Middle East in an age before gunpowder. From a detailed examination of the individual components of an ancient army and their equipment, to a fascinating exploration of ancient battle strategies, siege warfare, and naval battles, it explores the unique tactics required to win battles with the technology available. Using specially commissioned color and black-and-white artwork and 24 full-color tactical maps, this book shows in great detail the methods by which armies, including Assyrians and Roman forces, prevailed over their foes, and why other armies were less successful. This is a must-read for any reader interested in ancient warfare.





Product Details/Specifications:

Authors:
Rob S. Rice
Simon Anglim
Phyllis Jestice
Scott Rusch
John Serrati

Recording label: Thomas Dunne Books
Publishers:
Thomas Dunne Books

Manufacturer: Thomas Dunne Books
EAN: 9780312309329
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 0312309325
Number of items: 1
Number of pages: 256
Publication date: 2003-01-01
Language: English (Unknown)
Language: English (Original Language)
Language: English (Published)

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