Siege Warfare in Ancient India
Forts and sieges held a key position in ancient Indian warfare. Built...
Siege Warfare in Medieval Europe
Siege tactics were a crucial part of medieval warfare, especially from...
Swords in Ancient Chinese Warfare
Although the bow and crossbow were the weapons of choice for much...
Tacitus on Boudicca's Revolt
Tacitus (full name, Publius Gaius Cornelius Tacitus, ca. 56 &ndash...
Tacitus' Account of The Battle of Mons Graupius
The Battle of Mons Graupius was fought in 83 CE between the invading...
The Army of Alexander the Great
No military commander in history has ever won a battle by himself...
The auxilia in Roman Britain and the Two Germanies from Augustus to Caracalla: Family, Religion and ‘Romanization’
This thesis examines the cultural and social relationships cultivated...
The Battle of Chaeronea in Diodorus Siculus
Chaeronea is the site of the famous Battle of Chaeronea (338 BCE) Phillip...
The Battle of Colmar (58 BCE): Caesar against Ariovistus
The Battle of Colmar (58 BCE): one of the first battles of the Gallic...
The Battle of Gaugamela, 331 BCE
After securing the eastern Mediterranean seaboard and Egypt, Alexander...
The Battle of Kadesh & the First Peace Treaty
Ramesses II (The Great, 1279-1213 BCE) ruled Egypt for 67 years and...
The Battle of Pharsalus
Pharsalus, in eastern Greece, was the site of a decisive battle in...