It is generally a raised area above the rest of the city where the most important sacred and secular buildings are brought together.
The buildings on the Athenian Acropolis were important for trade and worship.
The first defensive structures and fortifications appeared in the Bronze Age, Although early Iron Age swords were not superior to their bronze predecessors, once iron-working developed, around 1300 BC in Greece "Alex Webb, "Metalworking in Ancient Greece"". Domestication of the horse and widespread use of spoked wheels by ca.
2000 BC, European warfare during the Post-classical history was dominated by elite groups of knights supported by massed infantry (both in combat and ranged roles).
A man of genteel up bringing hobnobbing with his peers at the court house one day, and leading a survey team through the wilds of the back country the next, was profound and exciting.
(I) Not everyone could nor wanted to be the county surveyor.
It was characterized by large bifaces, particularly hand axes.
This tool-making technology was a more complex way of making stone tools than the earlier Oldowan technology.
It was unearthed in Hallstatt, Austria, and it features a single blade with a bone handle.
In a broader context, weapons may be construed to include anything used to gain a strategic, material or mental advantage over an adversary.
While just about any ordinary objects such as sticks, stones, cars, or pencils can be used as weapons, many are expressly designed for the purpose – ranging from simple implements such as clubs, swords and guns, to complicated modern intercontinental ballistic missiles, biological and cyberweapons.
In the 1700’s, there were a number of appointed and elected positions that a man of quality could hold, those being a Gentleman Justice, Captain of the Militia and of course Sheriff of the county.
But no position offered up more of a romantic image than that of the County Land Surveyor.