“Greek women warriors of Antiquity and the Middle Ages.”
The Greek myth and the female warriors of the Heroic Age.
Women Tegea and Argos defeat the Spartan Army!
Women of Central Greece “put the Persian Army to Shame”
Women of Central Greece repulse the Gallic invaders with guerrilla warfare
The women of Sparta against Pyrrhus and the Romans
Byzantium – The Amazon Maximo against Digenis Akritas and Maria Doxapatri against the Franks
Anastasia of Rhodes against the Turks during the second siege of the island
Stephanos Skarmintzos holds Master’s Degree in Military History at the University of Wolverhampton and also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in IT. He lives in Athens, Greece and has worked as a business consultant in many Greek and international companies, He has been involved in ancient reenacting from 2006 and medieval reenacting from 2012. In this capacity as a historical advisor to reenacting clubs he has participated in historical documentaries productions such BBC “WHO WERE THE GREEKS”. He is offering lectures about historical subjects both in Greece and abroad and he is a frequent contributor to both Greek & International History magazines. His work has also been published in Academic journals such as in the journal of Department of Archaeology and Anthropology of PUŁTUSK University in 2013. and the “Syndesmoi” journal of the University of Catania in 2014 He has also been listed in the top 5% of researchers of the “Academia. Edu” website for the year 2016. His main areas of interest are Ancient Greek shield devices, Byzantine military art heraldry and experimental archaeology along with historical reconstructions. He is studying and training in HEMA at the S.C. Academy of Hoplomachia in Athens and is a Historical Consultant for the Hellenic HEMA Federation and acts as President of Nova Fraternitas Sancti Marci. He also takes part in historical re-enacting and experimental archaeology as a member of the German living history association “Hetairoi” and researches European historical weapons.