Arms and armour of the greeks
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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in

Subjects:

  • Arms and armour, Ancient -- Greece.,
  • Greece -- Antiquities.

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Edition Notes

StatementA. M. Snodgrass.
SeriesAspects of greek and roman life
The Physical Object
Pagination151p.,32p. of plates ;
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15057466M
ISBN 100500400032

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  The ancient Greeks were neither populous nor rich in natural resources, Snodgrass explains, so it is remarkable that they succeeded in battle as often as they did. "Snodgrass's book on Greek arms and armour must rank already as a standard textbook It is as clear as any book can be on a surprisingly ill-documented subject."--EconomistPages:   Arms and armour of the Greeks by Snodgrass, Anthony M. Publication date Topics Weapons, Ancient, Armor, Ancient Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Alethea Bowser on January 9, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on Pages:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Arms and armor of the Greeks by Anthony M. Snodgrass, , Johns Hopkins University Press edition, in EnglishPages: In more than 3, pieces of arms and armour were added from the Rustkammer, one of the first Russian museums in Oranienbaum (now Lomonosov) near St. Petersburg. In the 19th century, arms and armour preserved in the Trinity-St. Sergius Monastery near Moscow and the St. Petersburg Diamond Workshops were moved to the Armoury.

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