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Title Makers of ancient strategy : from the Persian wars to the fall of Rome / edited and Introduced by Victor Davis Hanson

Publ Info Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  U29 .M26 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  U29 M26 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 265 pages ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents From Persia with love : propaganda and imperial overreach in the Greco-Persian Wars / Tom Holland -- Pericles, Thucydides, and the defense of empire / Donald Kagan -- Why fortifications endure : a case study of the walls of Athens during the classical period / David L. Berkey -- Epaminondas the Theban and the doctrine of preemptive war / Victor Davis Hanson -- Alexander the Great, nation building, and the creation and maintenance of empire / Ian Worthington -- Urban warfare in the classical Greek world / John W. I. Lee -- Counterinsurgency and the enemies of Rome / Susan Mattern -- Slave wars of Greece and Rome / Barry Strauss -- Julius Caesar and the general as state / Adrian Goldsworthy -- Holding the line : frontier defense and the later Roman Empire -- Peter J. Heather
LC subject Military art and science -- History -- To 500
Military history, Ancient
Add Author Hanson, Victor Davis
ISBN 9780691137902 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691137900 (hardcover : alk. paper)