The Sacred Band

Pub Date : 2011-10-04 | Author : David Anthony Durham | Publisher : Anchor

ISBN 10 : 9780307739698
ISBN 13 : 0307739694

With the first two books in the Acacia Trilogy, Acacia and The Other Lands, David Anthony Durham has created a vast and engrossing canvas of a world in turmoil, where the surviving..


The Sacred Band Of Thebes

Pub Date : 2011-07-11 | Author : C. Hilbert | Publisher : CreateSpace

ISBN 10 : 1456375261
ISBN 13 : 9781456375263

While the story of the Sacred Band of Thebes is well known and the Band itself is mentioned in almost every history of Greece, there exists no complete chronological account of its..


Sacred Band Of Thebes

Pub Date : 2012-02 | Author : Jesse Russell | Publisher : Book on Demand Limited

ISBN 10 : 5512539000
ISBN 13 : 9785512539002

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Sacred Band of Thebes (ancient Greek:, Hier s L khos t n Theb n) was a troop of picked soldiers, consisting of 150 male couples whic..


The Rise And The Fall Of The Sacred Band Of Thebes

Pub Date : 2011-11-07 | Author : G. A. Hauser | Publisher : CreateSpace

ISBN 10 : 1466408863
ISBN 13 : 9781466408869

In the year 338 BC on the plain of Chaeronea, a war was fought between the allied armies of Thebes and Athens, against the might of Macedon ruled by King Philip and his son Alexand..


The Sleep Of Reason

Pub Date : 2013-08-02 | Author : Martha C. Nussbaum | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226923314
ISBN 13 : 0226923312

Sex is beyond reason, and yet we constantly reason about it. So, too, did the peoples of ancient Greece and Rome. But until recently there has been little discussion of their views..


The Fish The Fighters And The Song Girl

Pub Date : 2012-05-01 | Author : Janet Morris | Publisher : Perseid Publishing

ISBN 10 : 0985166835
ISBN 13 : 9780985166830

New blood and old warriors face unforeseen challenges as one war ends in triumph and another conflict looms. Stories you'll love to hear again and stories you've been hoping to hea..