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.

Amazons

Author: John Man
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473541751
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The Real Warrior Women of the Ancient World John Man ... 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 ...

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 ...

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.

Ancient Greece And Rome Achaea Delphi

Author: Carroll Moulton
Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons/Reference
ISBN: 9780684805030
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THE GRAVES OF AMAZONS2 The Greek legends of Amazons may have been
inspired by real women. Archaeologists in central Asia have recently discovered
the graves of women buried with swords and daggers, indicating that they had
been warriors. ... the great Carthaginian general, also followed Alpine routes
when he led his troops with horses and elephants across ... AESCHYLUs,
Amazons were believed to live somewhere near the Black Sea on the edge of the
known world.

Goddesses Heroes And Shamans

Author: David Bellingham
Publisher: Kingfisher Books
ISBN: 9780753450581
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A guide to the great myths and legends of the ancient world explains how certain myths developed, explores common themes shared by different regions, and includes the more diverse cultures of Siberia, India, and the Amazon.

Britannica Junior Encyclopaedia For Boys And Girls

Author: Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780852291740
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The Amazons were brave warrior women of ancient legend. usually shown as
mounted on horseback, armed with lance and bow or battle-ax, and carrying a
shield. AMAZON RIVER, SOUTH AMERICA, is the largest river in the world,
according to the volume of water it carries. Its drainage basin ... The river begins
its course in the Peruvian Andes and follows a straight path across its floodplain.
The river's ...

The Complete Dinner Party

Author: Judy Chicago
Publisher:
ISBN:
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13th c B.C.; Scythia Antiope was one of a long line of Amazon warrior- queens
from the region of Themiscyra, now a part of ... 1184 B.C.; Asia Minor Hiera was
the general of an army of Mysian women who fought in the Trojan War. ... 129o
B.C.; Greece According to legend, Medusa was the leader of the Gorgons, an
Amazon tribe. ... parts of the ancient world. ... 325 B.C.; Asia Minor Thalestris, an
Amazon queen, led an expedition of over three hundred armed women across
Asia.

The Dinner Party

Author: Judy Chicago
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN:
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13th c B.C.; Scythia Antiope was one of a long line of Amazon warrior- queens
from the region of Themiscyra, now a part of ... 1184 B.C.; Asia Minor Hiera was
the general of an army of Mysian women who fought in the Trojan War. ... 129o
B.c; Greece According to legend, Medusa was the leader of the Gorgons, an
Amazon tribe. ... other parts of the ancient world. ... 325 B.C.; Asia Minor
Thalestris, an Amazon queen, led an expedition of over three hundred armed
women across Asia.