The Resource Hoplites : the classical Greek battle experience, edited by Victor Davis Hanson

Hoplites : the classical Greek battle experience, edited by Victor Davis Hanson

Label
Hoplites : the classical Greek battle experience
Title
Hoplites
Title remainder
the classical Greek battle experience
Statement of responsibility
edited by Victor Davis Hanson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text examines the life of the ancient Greek soldier, including use of commands, music in warfare, the use of "dog tags", and ritual sacrifice on the battlefield
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U33
LC item number
.H66 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hanson, Victor Davis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • Art et science militaires
  • Ejército
  • Military art and science
  • Hoplit
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Schlacht
  • Heer
  • Hoplieten
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Grèce
  • Grecia
  • Greece
  • Griechenland
Label
Hoplites : the classical Greek battle experience, edited by Victor Davis Hanson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 ideology of hoplite battle, ancient and modern / Victor Davis Hanson -- The men and their equipment. Hoplite weapons and offensive arms / J.K. Anderson -- The identification and retrieval of the hoplite battle-dead / Pamela Vaughn -- Hoplite technology in phalanx battle / Victor Davis Hanson -- The environment of battle. The killing zone / John Lazenby -- The salpinx in Greek warfare / Peter Krentz -- The general as hoplite / Everett L. Wheeler -- The rules of the game : hoplite tradition and practice. Hoplites and obstacles / Josiah Ober -- Sacrifice before battle / Michael H. Jameson -- Hoplites and the gods : the dedication of captured arms and armour / A.H. Jackson -- The future of Greek military history / Victor Davis Hanson
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 286 pages
Isbn
9780415098168
Lccn
90009025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)24318069
Label
Hoplites : the classical Greek battle experience, edited by Victor Davis Hanson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 ideology of hoplite battle, ancient and modern / Victor Davis Hanson -- The men and their equipment. Hoplite weapons and offensive arms / J.K. Anderson -- The identification and retrieval of the hoplite battle-dead / Pamela Vaughn -- Hoplite technology in phalanx battle / Victor Davis Hanson -- The environment of battle. The killing zone / John Lazenby -- The salpinx in Greek warfare / Peter Krentz -- The general as hoplite / Everett L. Wheeler -- The rules of the game : hoplite tradition and practice. Hoplites and obstacles / Josiah Ober -- Sacrifice before battle / Michael H. Jameson -- Hoplites and the gods : the dedication of captured arms and armour / A.H. Jackson -- The future of Greek military history / Victor Davis Hanson
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 286 pages
Isbn
9780415098168
Lccn
90009025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)24318069

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