Skills and virtues in Vitruvius' book 10
Cuomo, Serafina (2010) Skills and virtues in Vitruvius' book 10. In: Formisano, M. and Böhme, H. (eds.) War in Words: Transformations of War from Antiquity to Clausewitz. Transformationen der Antike 19. Berlin, Germany: De Gruyter. ISBN 9783110245417.
Although the paradoxical reality of warfare may elude definition, since antiquity war has been a constitutive element of western culture; seen from a historical perspective, it gives access to a broad array of tensions between various models for knowledge and kinds of tradition. The essays in this volume approach the phenomenon of war from antiquity to Clausewitz from the perspective of a variety of disciplines. Particular attention is given to texts, images, and their interaction.
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|School:||Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > History, Classics and Archaeology|
|Date Deposited:||07 Dec 2010 08:57|
|Last Modified:||17 Jun 2013 14:57|
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