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Adrienne Mayor

Born: 22-Apr-1946
Birthplace: Benton, IL

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Amazons

Sister: Michele Mayor Angel
Husband: Josiah Ober

    Scholar: Research Scholar in Classics, Stanford University (2006-)

Author of books:
The First Fossil Hunters: Paleontology in Greek and Roman Times (2001, history of science)
Greek Fire, Poison Arrows, and Scorpion Bombs: Biological and Chemical Warfare in the Ancient World (2003, history)
Fossil Legends of the First Americans (2005, mythology)
The Poison King: The Life and Legend of Mithradates, Rome's Deadliest Enemy (2009, biography)
The Amazons: Lives and Legends of Warrior Women Across the Ancient World (2014, history)

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