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Biological Weapons Date To Classic Age

Biological Weapons Date To Classic Age
trefwoorden: Grieken - Troje - biologische oorlogsvoering
The legendary Trojan War was won with the help of poisoned arrows, in one of the first attempts of biological warfare, according to the first historical study on the origins of bio-terrorism and chemical weapons.
"In this celebrated epic poem about noble heroes fighting honorable battles, both sides actually used arrows dipped in snake venom," said Adrienne Mayor, author of "Greek Fire, Poison Arrows & Scorpion Bombs: Biological and Chemical Warfare in the Ancient World" (published this month by Overlook Press).

Lees verder bij: Discovery News (25 september 2003)