Greek military service in the ancient Near East, 401-330 BCE (Libro, 2019) []
omitir hasta el contenido
Greek military service in the ancient Near East, 401-330 BCE Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano

Greek military service in the ancient Near East, 401-330 BCE

Autor: Jeffrey Rop
Editorial: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2019.
Edición/Formato:   Libro impreso : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
This is the first monograph dedicated to the history of Greek military service for the Achaemenid Persian Empire and the Kingdom of Egypt from the rebellion of Cyrus the Younger to the conquests of Alexander the Great. Through careful analysis of the political contexts of their recruitment and detailed reconstructions of their performances as soldiers and generals on the battlefield, Jeffrey Rop overturns the  Leer más

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Más materiales como éste

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…


Género/Forma: Military history
Formato físico adicional: Ebook version :
Tipo de documento Libro
Todos autores / colaboradores: Jeffrey Rop
ISBN: 9781108499507 1108499503
Número OCLC: 1085946063
Notas: "This book is a substantially revised version of my dissertation, itself based on a research paper I wrote at the end of my first year of graduate school in the spring of 2007"--Author's preface.
Descripción: xxvi, 265 pages ; 24 cm
Contenido: The Greek thesis --
The Battle of Cunaxa --
Greece and the rebellion of Cyrus the Younger --
Greeks in Persia and Egypt, ca. 400-360 --
The revolt of Artabazus --
The Persian conquest of Egypt --
The Greco-Persian defense of Western Anatolia --
The fall of the Achaemenid Persian Empire --
Conclusion: The other Persian Wars.
Responsabilidad: Jeffrey Rop.


Challenges the view that Greek soldiers serving in ancient Persia and Egypt were mercenaries hired for their superior military skills. Avoiding technical jargon and including clear translations,  Leer más


Reseñas editoriales

Resumen de la editorial

'This is an essential read for anyone interested in the ancient west, not only throwing light on the military practice of the times, but also gives us some insights in the uses and abuses of Leer más

Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…


Todas las etiquetas de usuarios (1)

Ver etiquetas más populares como: lista de etiquetas | nube de etiquetas

Materiales similares

Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.