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The Resource Greek fire, poison arrows, and scorpion bombs : biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world, Adrienne Mayor

Greek fire, poison arrows, and scorpion bombs : biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world, Adrienne Mayor

Label
Greek fire, poison arrows, and scorpion bombs : biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world
Title
Greek fire, poison arrows, and scorpion bombs
Title remainder
biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world
Statement of responsibility
Adrienne Mayor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the origins of biological and chemical warfare, discussing the use of poison arrows, germ infected traps, and dangerous animals and insects in ancient and medieval times while considering the moral ramifications
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164576
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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1946-
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Mayor, Adrienne
Dewey number
358.309
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Military art and science
  • Chemical weapons
  • Biological weapons
Target audience
adult
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biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world
Label
Greek fire, poison arrows, and scorpion bombs : biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world, Adrienne Mayor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-305) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18816405
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9781585673483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Greek fire, poison arrows, and scorpion bombs : biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world, Adrienne Mayor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-305) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18816405
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9781585673483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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