The Greek State at War, Part V (Hardcover)

By W. Kendrick Pritchett

University of California Press, 9780520073746, 588pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 1991

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (9/16/1985)
Hardcover (3/10/1975)
Hardcover (12/19/1979)
Hardcover (3/10/1975)

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The volumes of The Greek State at War are an essential reference for the classical scholar. Professor Pritchett has systematically canvassed ancient texts and secondary literature for references to specific topics; each volume explores a unique aspect of Greek military practice. In Part V he takes up stone throwers, slingers, and booty.

About the Author

W. Kendrick Pritchett is Professor of Greek, Emeritus, at the University of California, Berkeley. Among his many other works are six volumes of Studies in Ancient Greek Topography, also published by California.