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Erdkamp, Paul

A Companion to the Roman Army

Erdkamp, Paul - A Companion to the Roman Army, ebook

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This companion provides an extensive account of the Roman army, exploring its role in Roman politics and society as well as the reasons for its effectiveness as a fighting force.
  • An extensive account of the Roman army, from its beginnings to its transformation in the later Roman Empire
  • Examines the army as a military machine – its recruitment, training, organization, tactics and weaponry
  • Explores the relationship of the army to Roman politics, economics and society more broadly
  • Considers the geography and climate of the lands in which the Romans fought
  • Each chapter is written by a leading expert in a particular subfield and takes account of the latest scholarly and archaeological research in that area

Keywords: Roman army, Centurian, Roman warfare

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
600 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444393767
Printed ISBN
9781444339215

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