By Paul Erdkamp

ISBN-10: 140512153X

ISBN-13: 9781405121538

ISBN-10: 1444339214

ISBN-13: 9781444339215

This better half offers an intensive account of the Roman military, exploring its function in Roman politics and society in addition to the explanations for its effectiveness as a battling force.

  • An vast account of the Roman military, from its beginnings to its transformation within the later Roman Empire
  • Examines the military as an army desktop – its recruitment, education, association, strategies and weaponry
  • Explores the connection of the military to Roman politics, economics and society extra broadly
  • Considers the geography and weather of the lands within which the Romans fought
  • Each bankruptcy is written by way of a number one specialist in a specific subfield and takes account of the newest scholarly and archaeological examine in that area

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