Greek Soldiers

Greek Soldiers

by Alex Stewart




What made Greek soldiers the supreme warriors of their day? What weapons and tactics made them all-powerful on the battlefield? Who were the toughest soldiers in Greece? Greek Soldiers introduces you to some of the most impressive fighters in history. Packed with figures and statistics, this book reveals the facts about armor, weapons, and fighting styles, and brings history alive with dramatic, photographic recreations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781782123996
Publisher: Arcturus Publishing
Publication date: 08/28/2013
Series: Greatest Warriors Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Greece at War 4

Warrior Kings 6

All-Powerful Hoplites 8

Hoplite Training 10

Battle Armor 12

Weapons of War 14

The Mighty Phalanx 16

Warships 18

Citadels and Sieges 20

Wars with Persia 22

Persian Defeat 24

Alexander the Great 26

Greece vs. Rome 28

Glossary 30

Further Information 31

Index 32

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