This book is the first to focus on war and peace in the ancient world from a global perspective. * The first book to focus on war and peace in the ancient world * Takes a global perspective, covering a large number of early civilizations, from China, India and West Asia, through the Mediterranean to the Americas * Features contributions from nineteen distinguished scholars, all of whom are experts in their fields * Offers remarkable insights into the different ways in which ancient societies dealt with a common human challenge * Requires no prior historical knowledge, making it suitable for non-specialists
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(245mm x 172mm x 22mm)
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
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Author Biography - Kurt A. Raaflaub
Kurt A. Raaflaub is David Herlihy University Professor and Professor of Classics and History at Brown University.