The Amazons

Author: Adrienne Mayor
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ISBN: 9780691170275
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"--Samantha "Swords" Catto-Mott, medieval long-sword champion and creator of special effects in film "In this fascinating book, which combines flowing prose, a lively and engaging presentation, and wonderful illustrations, Adrienne Mayor ...

Postcolonial Amazons

Author: Walter Duvall Penrose, Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199533377
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realities—they defined Greek, particularly Athenian, gender roles through
opposition.4 The theoretical models used to understand the “classical world”
have shed much light on Greece and Rome, but ancient Greek and Latin texts
have much to ... 4 The recent analysis of Amazons in Greek art and literature by
Mayor stands out as one exception to this: Adrienne Mayor, The Amazons: Lives
and Legends of Warrior Women across the Ancient World (Princeton, NJ:
Princeton University ...

In Bed With The Ancient Greeks

Author: Paul Chrystal
Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited
ISBN: 144565413X
Size: 33.86 MB
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Making Silence Speak: Women's Voices in Greek Literature and Society, (
Princeton, NJ: 2001) Mayor, A. The Amazons: Lives and Legends of Warrior
Women across the Ancient World (Princeton, NJ: 2014) Greek Fire, Poison
Arrows, and Scorpion Bombs: Biological and Chemical Warfare in the Ancient
World (New York: 2003) McAuslan, I. (ed.) Women in Antiquity (Oxford: 1996)
McBrown, P. G. 'Love and Marriage in Greek New Comedy', CQ 43, (1993), 189–
205 McClure, L. K. ...

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.

The Bioarchaeology Of Socio Sexual Lives

Author: Pamela L. Geller
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319409956
Size: 47.65 MB
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Mayor, A. (2014). Amazons: Lives and legends of warrior women across the
ancient world. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Meskell, L. (1999).
Archaeologies of social life: Age, sex, class et cetera in ancient Egypt. Oxford, UK
: Wiley-Blackwell. Pinsky, V. (1989). Commentary: A critical role for the history of
archaeology. In V. Pinsky & A. Wylie (Eds.), Critical traditions in contemporary
archaeology: Essays in the philosophy, history and socio-politics of archaeology (
pp. 88–91).

The New Book Of Goddesses Heroines

Author: Patricia Monaghan
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide Limited
ISBN: 9781567184655
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Includes information on "more than 1,500 goddesses from Australia, Africa, North and South America, Asia, Europe."--Cover.