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STARR, Chester G. The Influence of Sea Power on Ancient History. NY: OxfordUniversity Press, 1989. First Printing. Pp 105. Maps. 8vo, purple spine wi th blue boards. The great historian of antiquity here offers a "corrective"to Mahan-inspired interpretations of ancient Mediterranean civilizations, arguing that the influence of sea power at this time has been highly exagerated. Chapters : 1. Ships and Seas; 2. Prelude to Thalassocracy; 3. Athens on the Sea; 4. The Age of Monster Fleets; 5. The Roman Imperial Peace With epilogue, notes, bibliography and index. Owner's inscription, else very good in vg dj. 25.00
Title: Influence of Sea Power on Ancient History. 1st pr in dj.
Publisher: Oxford University Press, New York, 1989, ISBN:0195056663:
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