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By Nic Fields

Chariots, the 1st cellular combating car, appear to have originated in Mesopotamia within the 3rd millennium BC. The hugely cellular two-wheeled struggle chariot, wearing a driving force and an archer armed with a quick composite bow, revolutionized army strategies after 1700 BC. This dear weapon unfold in the course of the center East and is believed to have reached Egypt with the conquering Hyksos. It unfold into Asia Minor, Greece, and was once recognized in Northern Europe by way of 1500 BC. This e-book covers the evolution of the battle chariot through the Bronze Age, detailing its layout, improvement and strive against historical past - particularly its primary involvement on the conflict of Qadesh.

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