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Legionary: The Roman Soldier's (Unofficial) Manual (Unofficial Manuals) Hardcover – 27 Apr 2009

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Product details

  • Hardcover: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Thames and Hudson Ltd; 01 edition (27 April 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0500251517
  • ISBN-13: 978-0500251515
  • Product Dimensions: 13.7 x 2.8 x 20.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 30 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 143,345 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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...usually checked out for a school project, but students report reading the entire book for pleasure after the fact.

A very useful introduction to military practice in the late First Century.

Highly informative and readable volume lays out in detail the high honor and great risk of defending Rome as a foot soldier.... The author knows his subject thoroughly and presents it with flare, a touch of humor, and authority. The many illustrations, including 16 color plates, add measurably to the enjoyment of the book.... Will more than satisfy.

About the Author

Philip Matyszak has a doctorate in Roman history from St. John's College, Oxford, and is the author of numerous books, including the bestselling The Greek and Roman Myths: A Guide to the Classical Stories, as well as Legionary: The Roman Soldier's (Unofficial) Manual and Ancient Rome on 5 Denarii a Day.


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