Saturday, February 23, 2013

The Spartan Army

Lazenby, J. F. The Spartan Army. (Stackpole Military History Series.) Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole, 2012.

Call no.: 355.009389 L458s

Publisher's Description: 

  • Reprint of a classic work of ancient military history
  • Traces the origins of Sparta's unique training, tactics, and organization that made it the master of Greek battlefields
  • Clear analysis of battles such as Thermopylae, Plataea, Mantinea, and Leuktra
  • Spartan warriors continue to influence modern militaries, including the U.S. Marine Corps

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