Articles, podcast episodes, and videos that cover a subject that doesn’t neatly fit one of the other existing topics are listed below. This includes material that deals with e.g. ancient India, China, and Mesoamerica. If you’re looking for something in particular, you can also have a look at regions and tags.
Ancient generals came to appreciate the value of combined arms. But why is it a good idea to deploy a mix of different kinds of warriors?
An extensive look at the beautiful archaeological site and museum of Paestum in Southern Italy.
The British Museum has many interesting objects from Cyprus, such as this jug depicting a chariot.
An interesting object in the British Museum is a Cypriot terracotta statuette of a triple-bodied warrior.
An archaeological museum shouldn’t be about the past; it should be about archaeology as a discipline.
Ancient Inventions offers a broad and fascinating look at human ingenuity across thousands of years of history.
A good knowledge of history can help fuel creativity, as demonstrated by the works of renowned fiction writers.
Public puzzlement over an exhibit at the National Museum of Antiquities in Leiden leads me to be invited to another exhibition in Amsterdam.
This edited volume offers an excellent introduction to archaeological approaches to the study of warfare.