Imperial Roman Army / Edition 1by Prestre Philippe Le, Yann Le Bohec
Pub. Date: 03/28/2000
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
The book is divided into three sections. The author first examines/em>
Now available in paperback, The Imperial Roman Army looks at the structure and development of the army between the Republic and the Late Empire, examining why the army has always been accorded such a prominent position in the history of the Roman Empire, and whether that view is justified.
The book is divided into three sections. The author first examines the major divisions of army organization, the legions, the auxiliary units, the fleet and how the men were recruited. Secondly he looks at what the army did, their training, tactics and strategy. Finally he considers the historical role of the army and how it fitted into
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- 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
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Excellent, well written book. The authors' details of the Roman Military are so fine, yet not tedious. Easy reading. I continue to be fascinated with this book. Being a Roman History/Society/etc., buff, this I must say is the BEST book on Roman Society and its Military.