Legio II Augusta
It is not too clear where this legion had its origins, but it probably took the name ‘augusta’ from a reorganisation...
U.S. Army Special Forces 'Green Beret' combat veteran, Discovery Channel presenter and survivalist Mykel Hawke takes...
Map of Hannibals Route into Italy
Hannibal's route into Italy in the Second Punic war.
Map of the Battle of Trebia
Map of the Battle of Trebia (218 BC), illustrating Hannibal's strategy.
Memorial to a Roman Soldier
Marble memorial to a soldier named Ares, who died at the age of 29 years. Both figures may represent Ares. On the left...
MILITARY HISTORY : Roman and Barbarian Weapons
Uploaded by MILITARY HISTORY 2015. A look at the Military History of the Romans and Barbarians Weapons. This show demonstrates...
This is an artistic 3D impression of how a Roman naval landing may have looked in ancient times.
Pax Romana: War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World
The Pax Romana, or Roman Peace, was the idea that the lands governed by the Empire enjoyed long-term stability and prospered...
Plan of a Typical Roman Fort
A plan of the layout of a typical Roman fort. Buildings included barracks, accommodation for the commanding officer (praetorium...
The Praetorian Guard (cohortes praetoriae) was, in the Roman Republic, a commander's personal bodyguard and then...