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The Greek armies

Peter Connolly

The Greek armies

by Peter Connolly

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Published by Macdonald Educational in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Military art and science -- Greece -- History -- To 1500 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Greece -- History, Military -- To 146 B.C. -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Peter Connolly.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU33 .C65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4-77 p. :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4278834M
      ISBN 100356055809
      LC Control Number78304717

      * Alexander Papagos, The Battle of Greece (The J. M. Seazikia Alpha Editions, Athens, ), p. Page 73 [Figure Gun emplacements in a Greek mountain position.] Page in the back by the Germans while holding the Italian front, rather than to .   Doctor Athanassiou is an international lawyer (and former Greek Army officer) currently working at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt. He is multi-lingual (English, Italian and German), and has published some 30 books and referee'd academic Brand: Bloomsbury USA.

        In October an Italian army some , strong invaded Greece across its largely undefended border with Albania. Although supported by Great Britain, at first by sea and in the air and later by landing British and ANZAC troops from North Africa, Greece bore the main brunt of the six-month war. Outclassed in materiel and outnumbered, LtGen Papagos's Greek army was so successful . Books shelved as greek-roman-history: The Odyssey by Homer, The Iliad by Homer, The History of Rome, Books The War with Hannibal by Livy, Helen of.

        Armies of the Greek-Turkish War by Philip Jowett, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(14). A summary of Book 1 in Homer's The Iliad. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of The Iliad and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and .


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The Greek armies Paperback – January 1, by Peter Connolly (Author)/5(6). The Greek Armies on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(6).

"The Greek Armies" is divided into two sections. On the top of most pages is a condensed narrative of the Persian Wars, Peloponnesian War and Alexander's conquest of the Persian Empire. The bottom parts of the page focus on the material culture and technologies of the Greek armies/5(9).

very informative picture book about greek armies. the book consists of three stages. the trojan wars, the wars against the persians with the battles of thermopylae and salamis, as well as alexander the great and his battles. this book is good for almost all ages, although the vocabulary might be too difficult for younger kids.

a lot of illustrations that explain the text and brief retelling of the most /5. On the top of most pages is a condensed narrative of the Persian Wars, Peloponnesian War and Alexander's conquest of the Persian Empire. The bottom parts of the page focus on the material culture and technologies of the Greek armies.

It is in this bottom section of the page that Peter Connolly's genius really shines.5/5(6). "Armies of the Greek-Turkish War " is an Osprey Men-at-Arms Series book, authored by Philip Jowett, with illustrations by Stephen Walsh.

The book is explicitly about the uniforms, weapons, and other equipment used by the two sides and their irregular allies/5(30). About the Author. Philip Jowett has been interested in military history for as long as he can remember.

His first Osprey book was the ground-breaking Men-at-Arms Chinese Civil War Armies ; he has since published the three-part sequence The Italian Army The author lives in Lincolnshire, : Bloomsbury USA.

From the initial Greek invasion, The Greek armies book to "liberate" theethnic Greeks that lived in Western Turkey and had done for centuries, to Mustapha Kemal Ataturk's incredibly efficient formation of a nat This is a comprehensive guide to the armies that fought a devastating and decisive conflict in the Eastern Mediterranean between the two World /5.

The Ten Thousand: A Novel of Ancient Greece - Michael Curtis Ford Between BC and BC, a Greek army (consisting of the wayward cast-offs of the Peloponnesian War) marched its way into the heart of the Persian Empire (current day Iraq, ironically enough), supporting a /5.

By the end of Book 2, Homer has introduced all of The Iliad’ s major characters on the Greek side—his catalog of the Trojan troops at the end of Book 2 leads naturally into an introduction of the Trojan leadership in Book 3.

The poem has already established the characters of Agamemnon, proud and headstrong, and Achilles, mighty but. Greek Armies, The Paperback – 1 Mar. by Peter Connolly (Author)/5(9). The 1st Raider/Paratrooper Brigade (Greek: 1η ΤΑΞΚΔ-ΑΛ - 1η Ταξιαρχία Kαταδρομών-Αλεξιπτωτιστών, romanized: 1 TAXKD-AL - 1 Taxiarhia Katadromon-Alexiptotiston), is a brigade-sized formation of elite Greek light infantry and special operations formation is more commonly referred to as the Raider Forces (Greek: Δυνάμεις Branch: Hellenic Army.

About the author () Peter Connolly is renowned for his scholarship of the ancient world as well as being a highly respected artist.

He is the author of The Greek Armies, The Roman Army, The. Written around the ’s BC, the book is a massive record of all the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and wars happening in the known world at the time.

It tells the story of the rise of the Persian Empire and the Greco-Persian wars. Herodotus makes the war sound like one between the forces of slavery (the Persians), and freedom (the. Ancient Warfare. Books and ebooks about warfare in the Ancient World, examining the equipment, uniforms, training and tactics of soldiers and warriors on the battlefield, from the Spartans of Ancient Greece to the legendary Roman Legions.

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The Greek armies. Colorful drawings, maps, and diagrams recreate exciting moments form the lives and times of the classical Greek army. (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Military art and science -- History -- Juvenile literature. Greece -- History, Military -- Juvenile literature. Military art and science. "The Greek Armies" has beautifully rendered illustations of such ordinary things has helmets, shields, spears, triremes, catapults and siege engines.

I read this book to my ten year old son because he has a budding interest in ancient history. As an adult, what I really appreciated was Peter Connolly's visual recreation of the ancient Greek world/5(9). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Greek Armies by Peter Connolly (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

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