Episode Eleven: Be Brave My Heart
Combat for the ancient Greeks was an up-close-and-personal affair. Either you killed the man across from you or he killed you.
The decisive, pitched battle was everything.
Amazingly, that method (and the warrior codes that derive from it) is still the way we in the West fight today.
The “quagmires” we have found ourselves in in recent decades stem from facing enemies who understood these rules and refused to play by them.