Category: Ancient warfare

Seema Syeda 5 months ago
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A huge, mountainous, landlocked Central Asian state, Afghanistan has defied invaders for 2,500 years. Jules…

Seema Syeda 2 years ago
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Journey from the original Olympic games to the defeat of the Spartan juggernaut in this…

Hazel Blair 2 years ago
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‘Legion’ derives from the Latin legio, which itself comes from the verb legere, meaning ‘to choose’ or…

Military History Monthly 3 years ago
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In the years 58-51 BC, Gaul was conquered and added to the Roman Empire through the military campaigns of…

Military History Monthly 4 years ago
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The Sassanian Empire: Rome's unbeaten rival in the East. With all its success and brilliance…

Military History Monthly 4 years ago
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The Spah ('military') of the Sassanian Empire were Rome's unbeaten rivals in the East. Here…

Military History Monthly 4 years ago
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Iain King looks as the philosophy of Emperor Marcus Aurelius One of Rome’s most remarkable…

Military History Monthly 6 years ago
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The possible routes taken by Olaf Guthfrithsson, King of Dublin, in this little known Viking…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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The Battle of Marathon saw wo entirely antithetical military and political traditions: cavalry, archery, and…

Military History Monthly 8 years ago
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Former infantry officer and military historian Mark Corby begs to differ with the result of…