Artillery and prophecy: Sicily in the reign of Dionysius I

Peter Kingsley

Abstract


On the alleged invention of the catapult at Syracuse in 399 BC, refuting the theory of E. W. Marsden, Greek and Roman Artillery, I-II (Oxford 1969-71).

Keywords


Sicily; Dionysius I; Syracuse; ancient artillery

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14601/prometheus-16768



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