Chapter 7. The Cost and Profit of War: Economic Aspects of Hellenistic Warfare

  1. Angelos Chaniotis

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773413.ch7

War in The Hellenistic World: A Social and Cultural History

War in The Hellenistic World: A Social and Cultural History

How to Cite

Chaniotis, A. (2005) The Cost and Profit of War: Economic Aspects of Hellenistic Warfare, in War in The Hellenistic World: A Social and Cultural History, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773413.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226079

Online ISBN: 9780470773413

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Keywords:

  • revenues;
  • liturgies;
  • budget;
  • economy;
  • pirates

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Budget of War: Fiscal Aspects of Hellenistic Warfare

  • War and Agriculture

  • The Economy of Booty

  • Winners and Losers: The Impact of War on the Hellenistic Economy

  • Further Reading