By Nic Fields
Chariots, the 1st cellular struggling with motor vehicle, appear to have originated in Mesopotamia within the 3rd millennium BC. The hugely cellular two-wheeled battle chariot, sporting a motive force and an archer armed with a quick composite bow, revolutionized army strategies after 1700 BC. This pricey 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 used to be identified in Northern Europe via 1500 BC. This booklet covers the evolution of the warfare chariot during the Bronze Age, detailing its layout, improvement and strive against heritage - particularly its basic involvement on the conflict of Qadesh.
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