• Ancient Armies of the Middle East See large image

    Ancient Armies of the Middle East (Men-At-Arms (Osprey)) (Paperback) By (author) Terence Wise, Illustrated by Angus McBride

    $13.59 - Save $3.52 20% off - RRP $17.11 Free delivery worldwide Available
    Dispatched in 3 business days
    When will my order arrive?
    Add to basket | Add to wishlist |

    DescriptionThis text by Terence Wise explores some of the fascinating peoples who comprised the ancient armies of the Middle East: the Sumerians, who were the first to introduce the use of bronze into warfare, and were centuries ahead of the Egyptians in the use of the wheel - The Akkadians, whose citizen army was composed almost entirely of light troops - The Babylonians, whose people were granted land in return for army service - the horned warriors of the Elamites - the Egyptians, with thier heavy spearmen and archers - the tribal and warlike Libyans - Nubians and Ethiopians - Hyksos - the armies of the Hittite Empire - the Sea People and others.


Other books

Other people who viewed this bought | Other books in this category
Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

 

Reviews | Bibliographic data
  • Full bibliographic data for Ancient Armies of the Middle East

    Title
    Ancient Armies of the Middle East
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Terence Wise, Illustrated by Angus McBride
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 48
    Width: 190 mm
    Height: 250 mm
    Thickness: 3 mm
    Weight: 185 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780850453843
    ISBN 10: 0850453844
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC E4L: WAR
    BIC subject category V2: JWL, HBT
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Subject Code: HM
    Libri: I-HM
    BISAC V2.8: HIS026000, TEC025000, HIS002000
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027000
    DC19: 355.809
    DC22: 355.809
    LC classification: U31
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 355.8/09
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: UC460 .W57 1981
    Illustrations note
    illustrations, map, bibliography
    Publisher
    Osprey Publishing
    Imprint name
    Osprey Publishing
    Publication date
    01 June 1981
    Publication City/Country
    Osprey
    Author Information
    Terence Wise is one of Osprey's most popular authors. Terence has been a respected historical writer for more than 25 years. With numerous books and articles to his credit, he has contributed more than a dozen titles to the Men-At-Arms series, mainly on medieval subjects including studies of the military orders and the Wars of the Roses.