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Soldiers of Rome

Evans, Robert F.

Soldiers of Rome

praetorians and legionnaires

by Evans, Robert F.

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Seven Locks Press in Cabin John, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Praetorian guard.,
    • Rome -- Army -- History.,
    • Rome -- History, Military.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert F. Evans ; line drawings by Katharine Evans.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU35 .E92 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2544447M
      ISBN 100932020364
      LC Control Number85026230

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      Ancient History and Latin Expert M. This is despite being from a more fractured political system and even being a Soldiers of Rome book proportion of the military than during the imperial period. Strategically they won and lost pitched battles by their center, their heavy infantry. A typical Roman army during this period consisted of five to six legions. The change was reflected in the disappearance, during the 3rd century, of legionaries' special equipment, and the progressive break-up of legions into cohort-sized units like the auxilia. The interpretation of this trend has fuelled an ongoing debate whether the army adopted a defence-in-depth strategy or continued the same posture of "forward defence" as in the early Principate.

      She says about 40 per cent of the thousands of shoes found at the site clearly belonged to women or children rather than men. It lasted so long he instituted pay for the soldiers for the first time. But because we got the heads-up that the second Soldiers of Rome book would be it, I telescoped the third and fourth season into the second one, which accounts for the blazing speed we go through history near the end. Early Republican Roman Soldiers As Rome emerged from the shadows of the Etruscans to the North that dominated them they inherited their style of warfare. The granting of pronoia holdings, where land, or more accurately rights to revenue from land, was held in return for military obligations, was beginning to become a notable element in the military infrastructure towards the end of the Komnenian period, though it became much more important subsequently. A legatus, supported by 6 military tribunesled a legion, composed of 10 cohorts.


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They had chosen two consuls, they said, 3 but had only one; for what proper authority or right of auspices did Flaminius possess?

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