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The making of the Roman army

from republic to empire

by L. J. F. Keppie

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Published by Routledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome -- Army.,
  • Rome -- History, Military.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLawrence Keppie.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination272p., 16p. of plates :
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18297837M
    ISBN 100415151503

    his influence as emeritus professor of Roman history and archaeology at the University of Glasgow. The Making of the Roman Army: From Republic to Empire outlines the Keppie, Lawrence. The Making of the Roman Army: From Republic to Empire. London: B.T. Batsford, Book Review Christopher Sheline. of Roman socie ty and from al l part s of the Empire joined th is army, albeit i n capaci- ties a nd func tions that corresponded to t heir socia l stand ing. 1 Ot her armed forces atAuthor: Michael Speidel.

    The Roman army is the military of ancient Rome, the forces used by the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and later Roman infantry for much of its history, was the Roman also had a navy. The size of the army in the late Roman Empire was about , – , men. It was very well organized. “A great introduction to the dynamics of the Roman Army. Military manuals are known to have been used by the Roman Army, and this book provides an educational but entertaining way of putting ancient history into modern hands. The tone of the handbook is informal, which is far more appealing to students than a dry textbook.

    Free downloadable pictures from the Usborne Quicklinks Website Discover what made the Roman Army such a force to be reckoned with. Find out how legionaries were trained and how the army was organized, and the weapons, armour and tactics of the world’s first superpower. The Making of the Roman Army explores how a small citizen militia guarding a village on the banks of the Tiber evolved into the professional Roman army. Lawrence Keppie pays particular attention to the transitional period between Republic and Empire - the time of Julius Caesar, Mark Antony, and Augustus. Keppie overcomes the traditional dichotomy between a historical view /5.


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