The Trojan War A Very Short Introduction

Author: Eric H. Cline
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199760276
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This introduction considers whether the Trojan war actually took place and whether archaeologists have discovered the site of ancient Troy.

Ancient Warfare

Author: Harry Sidebottom
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192804707
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"This book explores the ways in which ancient society thought about conflict. Many aspects of ancient warfare are examined from philosophy to the technical skills needed to fight"--Provided by publisher.


Author: Miguel Tinker-Salas
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199783284
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What Everyone Needs to Know Miguel Tinker-Salas. Eric H. Cline The Trojan
War: A Very Short Introduction VERY SHORT INTRODUCTIONS. Cover.

Herodotus A Very Short Introduction

Author: Jennifer T. Roberts
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191620238
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xapu| Very Short Introductions 32. ... 112 Thessalians 96 Thracians 58
Thrasybulus, tyrant of Miletus 93 Thucydides 2, 13, 14-15, 48, 111 Thurii, Italy 7
Tomyris, queen of Massagetae 71-3, 95 traditions, rituals and customs 3-4, 2s, 51
-64, 68-9, 75, 86, 103 translations 19, 46, 111 see also language travel writing 11
, 53, 101 trireme ships 34 Troy and Trojan war 8, 21, 43, 66, s9 Turkey 44-6 V
value of history 2 Vietnam 47-8 W war see Greco—Persian Wars West,
Stephanie 104 West 8, ...

English Literature A Very Short Introduction

Author: Jonathan Bate
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191614297
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You will find Very Short Introductions to them elsewhere – though there is nothing
to stop you applying some of their modes of analysis to the texts that are
traditionally called literature. If metrical form is sufficient to create a piece of poetic
... the Trojan War and Odysseus' return home to Greece were transmitted orally,
but when a scribe wrote those stories on a papyrus roll and ascribed them to an
author: Homer's Iliad and Homer's Odyssey. After reading Homer for a while,
even in ...

Das Lied Des Achill

Author: Madeline Miller
Publisher: Piper-Imprint Fahrenheit
ISBN: 3492982204
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Patroklos, ein in Ungnade gefallener Prinz im Knabenalter, wird ins Exil nach Phthia geschickt, wo er, als einer unter vielen, im Schatten des Königs Peleus und seines Sohnes Achill einsam und unbeachtet lebt, bis Achill sich eines Tages ...


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Memories return from the time of the Trojan War, revealing a remarkably secular
society. Though never stated, Ivimy ... With a certain pleasure, therefore, I began
Bahn's more recent Archaeology: a very short introduction ( 102 pages 1996.
Oxford, Oxford University ... copy of 'The Guide'. Despite similarities in size,
author and formulaic conception (the publisher's list of very short introductions
grows less ...