The Roman army : a social and institutional history / Pat Southern.

  • Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO c2006
Physical description
1 online resource (398 p.)
  • 1-280-71317-8
  • 9786610713172
  • 1-85109-735-X
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • English
  • Print version record.
  • Historical Background -- The Roman Army -- Culture of the Roman Army -- The Roman Army at War -- Tools of War -- The Late Roman Army -- Great Soldiers and Battles -- Current Assessment.
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  • Other format: ; ISBN: 1-85109-730-9
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
  • English
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  • Offers a portrait of a legendary fighting force in peacetime and at war from a soldier's-eye view. Organized thematically, this book explores the army's history, culture, and organization, while providing details of the soldier's daily life and of the army's interactions with citizens, politicians, and the inhabitants of conquered territories.

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British Library: Lending Collection m06/.24354
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British School at Rome: British School at Rome 252.2.S.9
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Brunel University London Library: Online XX(594270.1)
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University of Cambridge Libraries: Classical Faculty Library: Main Library D 25 94
University of Edinburgh Libraries: Main Library (HUB SHORT LOAN) - Ground floor U35 Sou.
Institute of Classical Studies Library: Institute of Classical Studies, Main Library 153C
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