Elephants in Greek & Roman Warfare
In the search for ever more impressive and lethal weapons to shock the enemy and bring total victory the armies of ancient...
Hamilcar Barca (c. 285 – c. 228 BCE) was a Carthaginian general active in the First Punic War (264-241 BCE...
Modern bust of Hannibal Barca in Cartagena, Spain (Carthaginian Qart Hadasht / Roman Carthago Nova).
Hannibal Barca, by Sébastien Slodtz (1704), counting the rings of the Roman knights killed at the Battle of Cannae (216...
Hannibal Riding a War Elephant
An artist's impression of how Carthaginian general Hannibal may have appeared riding a war elephant.
Hannibal ROMAN EMPIRE | HISTORY of ROME
Hannibal Barca, son of Hamilcar Barca, (247 – 183/182/181 BC) was a Punic Carthaginian military commander, generally considered...
Hannibal's Major Battles in Italy
A map showing the location of three of the most important battles won by Carthaginian general Hannibal against Rome during...
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.
The Punic Wars were a series of conflicts fought between the forces of ancient Carthage and Rome between 264 BCE and...