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Roman military architecture on the Eastern frontier

Shelagh Gregory

Roman military architecture on the Eastern frontier

by Shelagh Gregory

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Published by Adolf M. Hakkert in Amsterdam .
Written in English


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StatementShelagh Gregory. Vol.1.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17369249M
ISBN 109025610277

This book is the followup to the earlier book The Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars, AD A Documentary History. Like it this book is a collection of primary sources in translation for students of the era. Unlike that book this one tries to cram too much into one volume/5(3). Start studying World History Review Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

The Roman Empire and the Han Dynasty of imperial China coexisted with Parthia and Kushan, spanning the mid-latitude of Eurasia and northern Africa. The four empires maintained certain world order and stimulated the rise of transcontinental trade later known as the Silk Road.   The Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars AD by Geoffrey Greatrex, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2).

  Military Infrastructure in the Roman Provinces North and South of the Armenian Taurus in Late Antiquity El-Lejjūn: Logistics and Localisation on Rome’s Eastern Frontier in the 6th c. A.D. Wars within the Frontiers: Archaeologies of Rebellion, Revolt and Civil WarCited by: In these wars, Roman soldiers had to fight in a range of different climates and terrains, from the deserts of the Middle East to the islands of the eastern full-colour artwork, this book examines the variation of equipment and uniforms both between different military units, and in armies stationed in different regions of the.


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Roman military architecture on the Eastern frontier by Shelagh Gregory Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Roman military architecture on the eastern frontier. Amsterdam: Adolf M. Hakkert, (OCoLC) The Roman army was one of the most astounding organizations in the ancient world, and much of the success of the Roman empire can be attributed to its soldiers.

Archaeological remains and ancient texts provide detailed testimonies that have allowed scholars to understand and reconstruct the army’s organisation and activities.

“Collins, Symonds and Weber’s book is a very welcome contribution to the study of late Roman frontier armies and fortifications, especially along the northern borders in the 4th century I recommend this book because many types of evidence are extremely well deployed and interpreted the presentation, especially of the numerous plans is 3/5(1).

The Roman forts of Hadrian’s Wall were built in the 2nd century and retained their basic form and layout well into the 4th century. This architectural conservatism is in stark contrast to the forts found in the other frontiers of the later Roman Empire, where many auxiliary forts of the Principate were refurbished and received upgrades to their defensive architecture or rebuilt in a smaller.

: The Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars AD A Documentary History (): Lieu, Samuel N. C., Dodgeon, Michael H.: BooksCited by: The East Roman army refers to the army of the eastern section of the Roman Empire, from the empire's definitive split in AD to the army's reorganization by themes after the permanent loss of Syria, Palestine and Egypt to the Arabs in the 7th century during the Byzantine-Arab East Roman army is the continuation of the Late Roman army of the 4th century until the Byzantine army of.

The crisis of the third century saw Rome not only embroiled in contests of succeeding short-lived Emperors, but assailed by an increasing variety of hostile peoples from outside its frontiers. Owing to the complex racial interplay of this period, the sources for its history have to be compiled from a wide variety of sources.

The least adequate are those in Latin, the imperial lives of the 5/5(1). Bandai DC Comics Disney Funko Gundam Harry Potter LEGO Architecture Loungefly Marvel Comics Pokemon Pusheen Star Wars Ancient Roman Military History. 1 - 20 of results Quickview. Boudica: The Life of Britain's by Vanessa Collingridge.

NOOK Book $ $ Current price is $, Original price is $ Add to Wishlist. Collins, Symonds and Weber’s book is a very welcome contribution to the study of late Roman frontier armies and fortifications, especially along the northern borders in the 4th century I recommend this book because many types of evidence are extremely well deployed and interpreted the presentation, especially of the numerous plans is a Brand: Brown, David Book Company.

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Finds. Kennedy, D. and Falahat, R. ‘Castra Legionis VI Ferratae: a building inscription for the legionary fortress at Udruh near Petra’, Journal of Roman Archaeol – Visiting and browsing. The Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars A.D. book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

The crisis of the third /5. Books shelved as roman-army: Catiline's War, The Jugurthine War, Histories by Sallust, The History of Rome, Books The Early History of Rome by Livy.

The military manual of Strategicon (Greek: Στρατηγικόν) written by Eastern Roman Emperor Maurice in the late 6th century dealt with the general military strategies, and the renowned Tactica military treatise written by or on behalf of Byzantine Emperor Leo VI the Wise (circa early 10th century AD), drew heavily from this handbook.

The former soldier adopted a military-style beard, even in official portraits, a first for a Roman emperor. He spent more than half of his year reign in the provinces and visiting troops on.

Frontiers of the Roman Empire. This frontier could be an artificial or natural barrier, protecting spaces or a whole military zone. Its remains encompass both visible and buried archaeology on, behind and beyond the frontier.

Hadrian’s Wall and the Antonine Wall are outstanding examples of Roman military architecture and building. Eastern Roman Varangian Guard A Hungarian reenactor's armor and comments. "The kit is mainly based on the Alexiad, most notably on the comments of Anna Komnena about the Varangian Guard.

This character is of Scandinavian origin, in service of the Byzantine army, rather than the eastern rus contingent of warriors who formed the core of the Guard later inif I recall correctly.

Preview [Authors and chapter titles are listed at the end of the review.] Collins, Symonds and Weber’s book is a very welcome contribution to the study of late Roman frontier armies and fortifications, especially along the northern borders in the 4 th century.

Collins and. Roman military borders and fortifications were part of a grand strategy of territorial defense in the Roman the early 2nd century, the Roman Empire had reached the peak of its territorial expansion and rather than constantly expanding their borders as earlier in the Empire and Republic, the Romans solidified their position by fortifying their strategic position with a series of.

The Frontier illustrates and reflects the complex technological and organisational abilities of the Roman Empire which allowed them to plan, create and protect a frontier of some km in length, with a garrison of tens of thousands of men, and to manage the social, economic and military implications of.

Luttwak’s ‘Grand Strategy’ and the eastern frontier of the Roman Empire B.H. Isaac Chapter Sixteen The military contribution of Syria to the Roman imperial army D.L. Kennedy Chapter Seventeen The fate of the ninth legion – a problem for the eastern provinces?References Site.

Gregory, S. – Roman Military Architecture on the Eastern Frontier, vol.2, Amsterdam, –13 Kennedy, D. L. The Roman Army in Jordan, London, –7 Parker, S. T. ‘The Roman Aqaba Project: the economy of Aila on the Red Sea’, The Biblical Archaeolog Parker, S.

T. ‘Preliminary report on the season of the Roman Aqaba Project.Buy Roman Military Architecture on the Frontiers: Armies and Their Architecture in Late Antiquity by Rob Collins, Matt Symonds, Meike Weber (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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