Table of contents for Greek fire, poison arrows, and scorpion bombs : biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world / Adrienne Mayor.


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ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
HISTORICAL TIME LINE
MAPS
INTRODUCTION: War Outside the Rules
1 Hercules and the Hydra: The Invention of Biological Weapons
2 Alexander the Great and the Arrows of Doom
3 Poison Waters, Deadly Vapors
4 A Casket of Plague in the Temple of Babylon
5 Sweet Sabotage
6 Animal Allies and Scorpion Bombs
7 Infernal Fire
AFTERWORD: The Many-Headed Hydra
NOTES
BIBLIOGRAPHY
LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
INDEX





Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Biological warfare History To 1500, Chemical warfare History To 1500, Weapons, Ancient, Military history, Ancient, Military art and science Rome