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As a veteran campaigner, the Byzantine emperor Maurice (582-602) compiled a unique and influential handbook intended for the field commander. In this first complete English translation, the Strategikon is an invaluable source not only for early Byzantine history but for the general history of the art of war. Describing in detail weaponry and armor, daily life on the march or in camp, clothing, food, medical care, military law, and titles of the Byzantine army of the seventh century, the Strategikon offers insights into ...

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Maurice's Strategikon: Handbook of Byzantine Military Strategy 2001, University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia

ISBN-13: 9780812217728

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