eBook Greek Warfare: From the Battle of Marathon to the Conquests of Alexander the Great, 1st Edition

  • Lee L. Brice
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  • ISBN-10: 1610690702
  • ISBN-13: 9781610690706
  • DDC: 355.00938
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 308 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released April 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This book brings together reference material and primary-source documents concerning the most important people, places, events, and technologies of Classical Greek warfare in one easy-to-use volume -- an invaluable resource for students, educators, and general readers interested in this compelling subject.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Introduction.
The Entries, A–X.
1: Aegospotami, Battle of.
2: Agesilaus II.
3: Agis III.
4: Alcibiades.
5: Alexander the Great.
6: Amphipolis.
7: Anabasis.
8: Antipater.
9: Artemisium, Battles of.
10: Artillery.
11: Athens.
12: Bactria.
13: Brasidas.
14: Cavalry, Greek.
15: Cavalry, Persian.
16: Chaeronea, Battle of.
17: Cimon.
18: Cleon.
19: Conon of Athens.
20: Corinth.
21: Corinth, League of.
22: Corinthian War.
23: Darius I.
24: Darius III.
25: Delian League.
26: Delium, Battle of.
27: Dionysius I.
28: Epameinondas.
29: Eurymedon River, Battle of.
30: Gaugamela, Battle of.
31: Gaza, Siege of.
32: Granicus River, Battle of.
33: Greco-Persian Wars, Causes of.
34: Greco-Persian Wars, Consequences of.
35: Greco-Persian Wars, Overview.
36: Hellenic Alliance.
37: Herodotus.
38: Hydaspes, Battle of the.
39: Ionian Revolt.
40: Iphicrates.
41: Issus, Battle of.
42: Jason of Pherae.
43: King’s Peace.
44: Leuctra, Battle of.
45: Long Walls.
46: Lysander.
47: Macedon.
48: Mantinea, Battles of.
49: Marathon, Battle of.
50: Mardonius.
51: Mercenaries.
52: Miltiades the Younger.
53: Mutiny.
54: Mycale, Battle of.
55: Nicias.
56: Pelopidas.
57: Peloponnesian League.
58: Peloponnesian War, Causes of.
59: Peloponnesian War, Consequences of.
60: Peloponnesian War, Overview.
61: Peltasts.
62: Penteconter.
63: Pericles.
64: Persian Empire.
65: Phalanx, Hoplite.
66: Phalanx, Macedonian.
67: Philip II of Macedon.
68: Piraeus.
69: Plataea, Battle of.
70: Sacred Wars.
71: Salamis, Battle of.
72: Second Athenian League.
73: Sicily.
74: Sicily, Athenian Expedition Against.
75: Sparta.
76: Sphacteria.
77: Strategos.
78: Thebes.
79: Themistocles.
80: Thermopylae, Battle of.
81: Thucydides.
82: Timoleon.
83: Training, Military.
84: Trireme.
85: Tyre, Siege of.
86: Wars of Alexander the Great, Causes of.
87: Wars of Alexander the Great, Consequences of.
88: Wars of Alexander the Great, Overview.
89: Xenophon.
90: Xerxes I.
91: Documents.
92: 1. Herodotus, Account of the Battle of Marathon.
93: 2. Mardonius, the Persian General, on Greek Warfare.
94: 3. Herodotus, Account of the Battle of Thermopylae.
95: 4. Herodotus, Account of Cavalry and Light Infantry versus Hoplites at the Battle of Plataea.
96: 5. Thucydides, Account of the Naval Battles of Patrae and Naupactus.
97: 6. Thucydides, Account of the Battle of Delium.
98: 7. Thucydides, Account of the First Battle of Mantinea.
99: 8. Thucydides, Account of a Naval Battle at Syracuse.
100: 9. Xenophon, Account of the Battle of Lechaion.
101: 10. Xenophon, Account of the Battle of Leuctra.
102: 11. Xenophon, Account of the Second Battle of Mantinea.
103: 12. Diodorus Siculus and Polyaenus, Accounts of the Battle of Chaeronea.
104: 13. Arrian, Account of the Battle of Granicus River.
105: 14. Arrian, Account of the Naval Action during the Siege of Tyre.
106: 15. Arrian, Account of the Battle of Issus.
107: 16. Arrian, Account of the Battle of Gaugamela.
108: 17. Arrian, Account of the Battle of the Hydaspes River.
Chronology.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Editor and Contributors.
Categorical Index.
Index.
About the Editor.