Brill's Companion to Aineias Tacticus

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BRILL, Sep 25, 2017 - History - 412 pages
Brill’s Companion to Aineias Tacticus combines studies of the fourth-century BC Greek military handbook. Thirteen scholars discuss Aineias’ historical and intellectual context, his literary contribution and unique insights into ancient warfare, as well as the reception of his work.

 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction Pretzler and Barley
1
Chapter 2 The Other Aineias Whitehead
14
Who Where and When? Lane Fox
33
Chapter 4 Aineias Tacticus in His Intellectual Context Shipley
49
The Purpose and Context of Historical Narrative in the Poliorketika Pretzler
68
Aineias Tacticus in the History of the Greek Language Vela Tejada
96
Chapter 7 Writing and Other Forms of Communication in Aineias Poliorketika Liddel
123
Aineias Tacticus and Stasis Pretzler
146
Chapter 10 Light Infantry and Leadership in Aineias Barley
182
Chapter 11 Mercenaries in Aineias Tacticus Roy
206
The Maritime Context of the Poliorketika de Souza
214
A Perspective on Fourthcentury Defence from Arkadian Stymphalos Gourley
229
Simple and Complex Rihll
265
Chapter 15 The Reception of Aineias Poliorketika in Byzantine Military Literature Rance
290
Index locorum
375
Index
391

Aineias Poliorketika Bettalli
166

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