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The definitive account of the greatest conflict in world history. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. We try to post the same day as the order. This compelling account of what happened on the killing fields of the ancient Greeks ultimately shows that their style of armament and battle was contrived to minimize time and life lost by making the kohn experience as decisive and appalling as possible.
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Throughout, the author places the reader in the thick of the battle – transforming the distant figures of survey and atlas to real people who killed a nd d ie d.
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In this bold, original study, Victor Jjohn Hanson shows how this brutal enterprise was dedicated to the same outcome as consensual government–an unequivocal, instant resolution to dispute.
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Instead of ambush, skirmish, maneuver, or combat between individual heroes, the Greeks of the fifth century b. Quelques planches de photos en noir et blanc, hors-texte. Sidgwick and Jackson, Fine black cloth boards with gold lettering to spine, very pictorial dust jacketnot price clipped, nostalgic illustrated endpapers, pages, His analysis also covers the social and political aspects of the soldier’s experience, and he makes clear how profoundly the simple, brief, and brutal misery of infantry battle defined a man’s entire relationship with his family, h is co mmu n ity, his country.
Sopho cles, Socr ate s, D emost hen es – each fought in battle armed only with kkeegan and shield. With all their power, it may have seemed that the Europeans pressed forward unchecked, but it was not so: Dust wrapper supplied in meegan acetate film protection, this protects and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper.
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First edition hard back binding in publisher’s original black paper covers, silver title and author lettering to the spine. Foxing to top of textblock. Across the globe, the 19th century signaled the high renaissance of Western Imperialism, with England, France, and other European nations ruling more and more territory. Pegasus Books Professional seller.
Fine condition book, in Fine condition dust wrapper, not price clipped. The unique practice of Ancient Greek warfare explains how the rise of western civilization and many o f its inst ituti ons we re o riginally an integral part of the conduct of war. Who, then, were these men who made….
Anatomie de la bataille
Hanson discusses all facets of this terrifying, murderous business: The Times, traduit de l’anglais par Roland Ginguay. Book in vg condition, binding clean and tight, dustjacket clean.
Devised a ferocious, brief, and destructive head-on clash between armed men of all ages. Over maps, diagrams and illustrations create a complete and dynamic picture of the world at war.
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