Corpus ID: 204453643

Slave Police of Ancient Athens——Scythian Archers

  title={Slave Police of Ancient Athens——Scythian Archers},
  author={Sun Yanping},
  journal={Journal of Guangxi Teachers Education University},
  • Sun Yanping
  • Published 2006
  • History
  • Journal of Guangxi Teachers Education University
Scythian archers were public slaves who served "urban police". The literary accounts of the Scythian archers come primarily from the 5th and 4th comedy and oratory of other writers.This article tells about the origin and identity,the function and status of these archers.