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The Vocabulary of Agricultural Devastation
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Aeneas Tacticus Agesilaos agricultural devastation agriculture of Attica ancient apparently Archidamian Archidamos areas Argolid Aristophanes army Athenian Athens attack Attica Boiotians booty border forts burning cavalry Chersonesos chopped citizens Classical Greece construction countryside cropland crops damage defense Dekeleia Dema Demosthenes destroyed destruction Diod e.g. cf e.g. Thuc Eleusis enemy forces enemy ravagers especially evacuation evidence example farmers farmland farms field walls fifth century B.C. fortification fourth century B.C. frontier fruit-trees Garlan garrisons Gomme grain fields grapes Greek Greek warfare harvest Hell Hesperia hoplite houses invading isolated farmhouses Kithairon land later light-armed troops loss Lysias mentioned mountain Oinoe olive-trees Onasander Panakton patrols Peisander Peloponnese peltasts Pericles plain planted Plataia plundering Plut Polyaen Polyb protect raids rarely references retreat Rhamnous rural slaves soldiers sorties Sounion Spartans stockade strategy suggest tactic territory Theban Thorikos Thuc Thucydides trees trunk uprooting usually vines vineyards vulnerable Xenophon