The Cambridge history of Greek and Roman warfare. Vol. 2, Rome from the late Republic to the late Empire (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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The Cambridge history of Greek and Roman warfare. Vol. 2, Rome from the late Republic to the late Empire

Author: Philip A G Sabin; Hans van Wees; Michael Whitby
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Second volume of a systematic account of the various themes underlying the warfare of the Roman world from the Late Republic to the sixth-century empire of Justinian and his successors. It reflects  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip A G Sabin; Hans van Wees; Michael Whitby
ISBN: 9780521857796 0521857791 9780521782739 0521782732 9780521782746 0521782740
OCLC Number: 166626179
Awards: Winner of Society for Military History Distinguished Book Award: Reference Work 2009
Winner of Distinguished Book Award from the Society for Military History 2009
Description: xiv, 608 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: PART 1. THE LATE REPUBLIC AND THE PRINCIPATE: International relations / Harry Sidebottom ; Military forces / Boris Rankov ; War / Adrian Goldsworthy ; Battle / Catherine M. Gilliver ; War and the state A. Military finance and supply / Dominic Rathbone ; War and the state B. The military and politics / Richard Alston ; War and society / Colin Adams --
PART 2. THE LATER ROMAN EMPIRE: International relations / Mark Humphries ; Military forces / Hugh Elton ; War / Michael Whitby ; Battle / Philip Rance ; Warfare and the state / A.D. Lee / War and society / Andrew Fear.
Responsibility: edited by Philip Sabin, Hans van Wees, Michael Whitby.

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"...this is indeed a useful and up-to-date reference work... The bibliography will be invaluable to any student of the Roman army; the chronological table, glossary, and list of ancient authors Read more...

 
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