British Praise for The Peloponnesian War
"One of the best books on this complicated conflict."
-Good Book Guide
"Bagnall's analysis . . . [has] powerful contemporary resonances."
Praise for The Punic Wars
"A fine work of military history and a lucid guide to the subject."
-New York Sun
"[Bagnall's] expertise finds fruitful application in his examination of the Punic Wars. . . . Ancient-history buffs . . . will be eager for Bagnall's concise and elegant insights."
"Offers a clear and well-organized military history."
"A fine piece of military and political history . . . a clear and convincing account of what happened."
"A serious and well-informed book on the wars between Rome and Carthage. Gives much food for reflection."