Brill’s Companion to Military Defeat in Ancient Mediterranean Society
Jessica H. Clark, Brian Turner
BRILL, Apr 3, 2018 - History - 400 pages
In Brill'Companion to Military Defeat in Ancient Mediterranean Society, Jessica H. Clark and Brian Turner compile original case studies that examine how Near Eastern, Greek, and Roman societies addressed – or failed to address – their military defeats and casualties of war.
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