About this title: An impressive historian of Roman warfare--highly praised by John Keegan-has written a thoroughly engrossing account of Antiquity's greatest conflict. "A masterful account that will appeal to both specialists and general readers who appreciate a superbly told story...explains complicated military moves in easily understood language....portraits of some of the key players...are both informative and thought-provoking. This story...has been told before, but rarely as well."--"Booklist.
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