Hittite Warrior Paperback
by Trevor Bryce
Illustrated by Adam Hook
Part of the Warrior series
Written by Trevor Bryce, one of the world's leading experts on the Hittites, this book charts the rise and fall of a warrior people famed for the ferocity, who built an empire which stretched from Mesopotamia to Syria and Palestine.
For nearly a century the Hittites fought a draining war against the Egyptians - the climax of which saw the Hittites defeated and their 400-year-old empire destroyed at Qadesh.
Bryce details the day-to-day lives of the Hittite warriors, examining their training, equipment, tactics and their unique attitude to religion and warrior ethos.
This book is a fascinating and enlightening addition to an often ignored subject.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 64 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.)
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 01/08/2007
- Category: Middle Eastern history
- ISBN: 9781846030819