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Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Ancient Warfare XII. 2, Jul-Aug 2018

Ancient Warfare XII. 2, Jul-Aug 2018

Ancient Warfare XII.2 with The Thracians and their kin Fierce fighters, masterful mercenaries, backwards barbarians: these were only a few of the ways the ancient Greeks described their tribalistic neighbors to the north.

Theme: The Thracians and their kin

Paul McDonnell-Staff, 'Untouched grave of a Thracian - A prince and his panoply'.
Nicholas Wright, 'Putting the Paeonians in context - Down from the hills'.
David Karunanithy, 'Paeonian and Agrianian shields - Examining the evidence'.
Michael van Ginkel, 'Alexander's Thracian campaign - Into the mountains'.

Features:

Alice König, 'Micro and macro battle narratives - Frontinus' Strategemata'.
Duncan Head, 'Infantry archers at the Hydaspes - Coined Indians'.
Christopher B. Zeichmann, 'Jesus and the demon named legion - For we are many'.
Duncan B. Campbell, 'Tent-party or barrack room? - The contubernium'.
Robert Vermaat, 'The Lepontius relief - A late Roman infantryman'.
Tacticus, 'Technè Taktikè, part VII - A new style of ramming'.

Ancient Warfare