For the Glory of Rome: A History of Warriors and Warfare

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Ancient Rome was uniquely bellicose. Her legionaries are often cited as the original professional soldiers and famed for their iron discipline, but they were also formidable individual warriors, sometimes berserks, who gloried in single combat, taking heads and despoiling their enemies. They were men who believed they were sired by a god of war, driven by the need to create and sustain heroic reputations, and who disrobed in public to display battle scars. Yet these same warriors read philosophy, wrote history and recited ...

For the Glory of Rome: A History of Warriors and Warfare 2017, Frontline Books, Barnsley

ISBN-13: 9781473898769

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For the Glory of Rome: A History of Warriors and Warfare 2007, Greenhill Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781853677335

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