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.

Venezuela

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
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Herodotus A Very Short Introduction

Author: Jennifer T. Roberts
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191620238
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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 ...

Antiquity

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Memories return from the time of the Trojan War, revealing a remarkably secular
society. Though never stated, Ivimy ... Despite similarities in size, author and
formulaic conception (the publisher's list of very short introductions grows less ...
A short introduction is very much Renfrew & Bahn [Archaeology: theories,
methods and practice ) writ small, but with more humour (in part due to the
excellent cartoons by Bill Tidy), fewer specific examples, and perhaps a bit more
rock art. Moreover ...

Antiquity

Author: Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
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Memories return from the time of the Trojan War, revealing a remarkably secular
society. Though never stated ... publisher's list of very short introductions grows
less short by the month), they are surprisingly different. A short introduction is
very much Renfrew & Bahn (Archaeology: theories, methods and practice ) writ
small, but with more humour (in part due to the excellent cartoons by Bill Tidy),
fewer specific examples, and perhaps a bit more rock art. Moreover, the chapters
are ...

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny
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Morris. S. Life's Solution: Inevitable ...

Roman Epic

Author: Michael Von Albrecht
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004112926
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Here it does not introduce a causal clause but a detailed explanation; it does not
mean "since" but "in fact"; and that is the reason why the great French scholar
Georges Lafaye does not translate it. ... A parenthesis then adds to the suspense
(656-657), at once foreshadowing unfortunate events and recalling the Trojan
War. The lengthy sentence concerning Agamemnon is followed by a very short
one about the daughters (660): each of them flees where she can. The poet
continues to ...

Fascism Past And Present West And East

Author: Roger Griffin
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 3838256743
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Significantly, though Passmore distances himself from important aspects of the
way I formulate my theory in his Kritik, his own contribution to the theory of
fascism in the Oxford University Press „Very Short Introductions“ series (Fascism,
OUP, Oxford, ... A good introduction to this important ideologue of „neo-fascism“ (
in the sense outlined above in ((33, xvii))) is Ian Barnes, „A fascist Trojan horse:
Maurice Bardèche, fascism and authoritarian socialism,“ Patterns of Prejudice 37,
no.