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The Resource Men of bronze : hoplite warfare in ancient Greece, edited by Donald Kagan and Gregory F. Viggiano, (electronic resource)

Men of bronze : hoplite warfare in ancient Greece, edited by Donald Kagan and Gregory F. Viggiano, (electronic resource)

Label
Men of bronze : hoplite warfare in ancient Greece
Title
Men of bronze
Title remainder
hoplite warfare in ancient Greece
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald Kagan and Gregory F. Viggiano
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Author
Editor
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Men of Bronze takes up one of the most important and fiercely debated subjects in ancient history and classics: how did archaic Greek hoplites fight, and what role, if any, did hoplite warfare play in shaping the Greek polis? In the nineteenth century, George Grote argued that the phalanx battle formation of the hoplite farmer citizen-soldier was the driving force behind a revolution in Greek social, political, and cultural institutions. Throughout the twentieth century scholars developed and refined this grand hoplite narrative with the help of archaeology. But over the past thirty
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
355.4/738
Index
index present
LC call number
U33
LC item number
.M46 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Kagan, Donald
  • Viggiano, Gregory
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  • Military art and science
  • Soldiers
  • Weapons, Ancient
  • Armor, Ancient
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Armor, Ancient
  • Military art and science
  • Soldiers
  • Weapons, Ancient
  • Greece
  • Greece
Label
Men of bronze : hoplite warfare in ancient Greece, edited by Donald Kagan and Gregory F. Viggiano, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=547864
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Publication
Note
"The papers published in this volume resulted from a conference on early Greek hoplite warfare held at Yale University in April 2008."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hoplite debate / Donald Kagan and Gregory Viggiano -- The arms, armor, and iconography of early Greek Hoplite warfare / Gregory Viggiano and Hans van Wees -- Hoplitai/Politai : refighting ancient battles / Paul Cartledge -- Setting the frame chronologically / Anthony Snodgrass -- Early Greek infantry fighting in a Mediterranean context / Kurt A. Raaflaub -- The hoplite revolution and the rise of the polis / Gregory Viggiano -- Hoplite hell : how hoplites fought / Peter Krentz -- Large weapons, small Greeks : the practical limitations of hoplite weapons and equipment / Adam Schwartz -- Not patriots, not farmers, not amateurs : Greek soldiers of fortune and the origins of hoplite warfare / John R. Hale -- Can we see the "hoplite revolution" on the ground? : archaeological landscapes material culture, and social status in early Greece / Lin Foxhall -- Farmers and hoplites : models of historical development / Hans van Wees -- The hoplite narrative / Victor Davis Hanson
Control code
ocn844939393
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400846306
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 491936
  • 22573/ctt270w4v
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844939393
  • (Sirsi) a1832645
Label
Men of bronze : hoplite warfare in ancient Greece, edited by Donald Kagan and Gregory F. Viggiano, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=547864
Publication
Note
"The papers published in this volume resulted from a conference on early Greek hoplite warfare held at Yale University in April 2008."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hoplite debate / Donald Kagan and Gregory Viggiano -- The arms, armor, and iconography of early Greek Hoplite warfare / Gregory Viggiano and Hans van Wees -- Hoplitai/Politai : refighting ancient battles / Paul Cartledge -- Setting the frame chronologically / Anthony Snodgrass -- Early Greek infantry fighting in a Mediterranean context / Kurt A. Raaflaub -- The hoplite revolution and the rise of the polis / Gregory Viggiano -- Hoplite hell : how hoplites fought / Peter Krentz -- Large weapons, small Greeks : the practical limitations of hoplite weapons and equipment / Adam Schwartz -- Not patriots, not farmers, not amateurs : Greek soldiers of fortune and the origins of hoplite warfare / John R. Hale -- Can we see the "hoplite revolution" on the ground? : archaeological landscapes material culture, and social status in early Greece / Lin Foxhall -- Farmers and hoplites : models of historical development / Hans van Wees -- The hoplite narrative / Victor Davis Hanson
Control code
ocn844939393
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400846306
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 491936
  • 22573/ctt270w4v
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844939393
  • (Sirsi) a1832645

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