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    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.

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    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
    ISBN 13: 9780850453843
    ISBN 10: 0850453844

    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
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    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
    Osprey Publishing
    Imprint name
    Osprey Publishing
    Publication date
    01 June 1981
    Publication City/Country
    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.