The Amazons

Author: Adrienne Mayor
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400865131
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This is the first comprehensive account of warrior women in myth and history across the ancient world, from the Mediterranean Sea to the Great Wall of China.


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The written and visual material in the book was inspired by and derived from Adrienne's dedicated research--Artist's website, viewed July 27, 2017.


Author: John Man
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473541751
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1, 1943–4 Mayor, Adrienne, The Amazons: Lives and Legends of Warrior Women
Across the Ancient World, Princeton University Press, Princeton, 2014 Medina,
José Toribio, The Discovery of the Amazon, According to the Account of Friar ...

Postcolonial Amazons

Author: Penrose Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019101950X
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2 Orientalized Amazons From imagined to historical warrior women The legends
of the Amazons have fascinated readers for ... The Amazons: Lives and Legends
of Warrior Women across the Ancient World(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University ...

Women In Antiquity

Author: Stephanie Lynn Budin
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317219902
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Real Women across the Ancient World Stephanie Lynn Budin, Jean Macintosh
Turfa ... Anodos: Studies of the Ancient World 10: 85–101. ... Mayor, A. (2014)
The Amazons: Lives and Legends of Warrior Women across the Ancient World.

Mounted Archers

Author: Laszlo Torday
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 9781900838030
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Mounted Archers is the first monograph to cover the history of this migration from China to the Hindu Kush, and from its antecedents to the time when the migrants came to rule all the land from the Aral Sea to the mouth of the Ganges.

Queen Of The Amazons

Author: Judith Tarr
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780765303950
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As Alexander the Great arrives to conquer Persia, Hippolyta, the Queen of the Amazons, drawn by his powerful reputation and by the power of her goddess, journeys to meet the legendary conqueror from the West.

The Geography Of War And Peace From Death Camps To Diplomats

Author: Colin Flint Professor of Geography Pennsylvania State University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198036708
Size: 60.81 MB
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According to legend, each Amazon seared off her right breast so it would not
interfere with the use of her bow. Over the centuries Amazons came to represent
a nation of women warriors. Their home territory moved from place to place
depending on the teller, but always Amazons were portrayed as inhabiting a
region just beyond the border of the known world, ... Many feminists argue that
throughout history representations of these female warriors have been
dichotomous in nature.