Riding for Caesar: The Roman Emperors' Horse Guard

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Caesar praised them in his Commentaries. Trajan had them carved on his Column. Hadrian wrote poems about them. Well might these rulers have immortalized the horse guard, whose fortunes so closely kept pace with their own. Riding for Caesar follows these horsemen from their rally to rescue Caesar at Noviodunum in 52 B.C. to their last stand alongside Maxentius at the Milvian Bridge. Written by one of the world's leading authorities on the Roman army, this history reveals the remarkable part the horse guard played in the fate ...

Riding for Caesar: The Roman Emperors' Horse Guard 2005, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674768970

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Riding for Caesar: The Roman Emperors' Horse Guard 1997, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674768987

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