Ancient warfare : a very short introduction /Material type: BookSeries: Very short introductions ;Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.Description: 165 p. : ill., maps ; 18 cm.ISBN: 0192804707 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Military art and science -- History -- To 500 | Military history, Ancient | Civilization, Western | Military art and science -- History | Military history | Western civilizationDDC classification: 355.4/09/01 Online resources: Location Map
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-150) and index.
Presents an introduction to ancient warfare, examining the ways in which ancient society thought about conflict, providing information on the its philosophy, the technical skills needed to fight, and its consequences.