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The Armoured Greek Hoplite
Armoured hoplites are an elite among Greek soldiery, carefully selected and given the best training to make them superior spearmen. Equipped with good body armour, greaves, a helmet and a large round shield(the Hoplon) thats why they are named hoplites. Armed with a formidable thrusting spear called the xyston and a sword. Employed as group to from a wall of spears protecting each other with there shields: the phalanx.
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 I made it 
  May 1, 2010
Quoting Emporer Of Kombige nice the info on it is a little off saying that they were elite and carefully picked they did have training but it was only for like 6 moths about but other than that perfect
the info is from rome total war ^^
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  April 17, 2010
nice the info on it is a little off saying that they were elite and carefully picked they did have training but it was only for like 6 moths about but other than that perfect
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  April 17, 2010
nice the info on it is a little off saying that they were elite and carefully picked they did have training but it was only for like 6 moths about but other than that perfect
  December 12, 2009
I don't catch that the hoplite with runnic shield?
 I like it 
  December 5, 2009
Its good to find someone else who likes legos and history. 5/5!
 I made it 
  August 14, 2009
Quoting david lonsway how did u do the shield
the shield is from the viking boat set put a pin in it as handel and thats it:)
 I like it 
  August 14, 2009
how did u do the shield
 
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