The First Punic War: A Military History

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Stanford University Press, 1996 - History - 205 pages
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This is the first comprehensive study of the longest continuous war (264 to 241 b.c.) in ancient history, and, in terms of the numbers of ships and men involved, probably the greatest naval war ever fought.
  

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Contents

Shadowboxing and knockout
143
Conclusions
161
Epilogue
171
Notes
177

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About the author (1996)

J. F. Lazenby is Professor of Ancient History at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, English. He is the author of The Spartan Army, The Defense of Greece, 490-479 B.C., and The First Punic War: A Military History.

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