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THE ROMAN ARMY. THE GREATEST WAR MACHINE OF THE ANCIENT WORLD
Author: McNab, C.

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Osprey Publishing 2010 Hardback 242mm x 190mm 288 pages colour & b/w ills thro'out.

THE ROMAN ARMY.  THE GREATEST WAR MACHINE OF THE ANCIENT WORLD

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This book follows the Roman Army from the first armed citizens of the early Republic through the glorious heights of the Imperial legions to the shameful defeats inflicted upon the late Roman army by the Goths and Huns. Tracing the development of tactics equipment and training this book will give the reader an accessible yet detailed insight into the military force that enabled Rome to become the greatest empire the world has ever seen. Each of the four historical sections will focus on the changes in the army but will also look at the talented men who transformed and led the army such as Scipio Africanus Caesar and Marcus Aurelius and the momentous battles fought including Cannae Pharsalus and Adrianople. This book describes the organisation of the forces equipment and weaponry uniforms and development in tactics and warfare of the Roman Army.

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Author McNab, C.
Publisher Osprey Publishing
ISBN 9781849081627
Date of Publication 2010
Edition N/A
Binding Hardback
Book Size 242mm x 190mm
Number of pages 288
Images colour & b/w ills thro'out
Language English Text
SKU MBN11837

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