The Ancient World at War
University of Auckland
Auckland, New Zealand
Area of Study
Taught In English
Prerequisite: ANCHIST 100 or 102 or 103 Restriction: ANCHIST 356
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
Provides an in-depth analysis of the role of the military in ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. The physical evidence of warfare as well as chronological development of warfare within each society will be discussed. An additional theme will be the interweaving of the social and cultural impact of warfare and the army upon these civilisations.
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