Wir verwenden Cookies, damit unsere Website optimal für Sie funktioniert. Mit Nutzung unserer Website stimmen Sie unserer Verwendung von Cookies zu. Mehr InformationenOK
 

Late Roman Infantryman AD 236-565, WAR9

0
Art.Nr.: 2222324190
2222324190 Late Roman Infantryman AD 236-565, WAR9

16,95 EUR

inkl. 7 % MwSt. zzgl. Versandkosten

Nur noch 1 Stück auf Lager!
Lieferzeit: 1-3 Werktage

Late Roman Infantryman AD 236-565, WAR9

  Late Roman Infantryman AD 236-565
(Warrior 9)


Author: Simon MacDowall
Illustrator: Gerry Embleton


About this book
Between the 3rd and 6th centuries AD the traditional legions of heavy infantry were whittled away and eventually replaced by a force of various arms and nationalities dominated by cavalry and supported by missile troops. However, in spite of this trend towards cavalry, the pedes remained the backbone of the Roman army until well into the 5th century. This book details a warrior who was very different from the legionary who preceded him; perhaps he was not as well disciplined, but in many ways he was more flexible - ready for deployment to trouble spots, and for fighting both as a skirmisher and a heavy infantryman.


SIMON MACDOWALL is a former army officer with a deep interest in military history, especially the period around the collapse of the Roman Empire in the West. After 22 years in the Canadian army he worked for several years on NATO International Staff and is now a Senior Civil Servant in the British Government. His combination of practical military background with his knowledge and understanding of the later Roman give him a unique perspective on the military aspects of the fascinating era. After living in Canada, Germany and Belgium, and seeing service in Central America, Bosnia and Kosovo, Simon now lives in Oxford England.


Gerry Embleton has been a leading illustrator and researcher of historical costume since the 1970s, and has illustrated and written Osprey titles on a wide range of subjects over more than 20 years. He is an internationally respected authority on 15th and 18th century costumes in particular. He lives in Switzerland, where since 1988 he has also become well known for designing and creating life-size historical figures for museums.


Contents
# Historical Background
# Chronology
# Recruiting
# Training
# Appearance and Equipment
# Conditions of Service
# The Soldier on Campaign
# The Experience of Battle
# Glossary
# Bibliography


Versandgewicht: 0.20 kg


Warenkorb

Du hast noch keine Artikel in Deinem Warenkorb.

Währungen

Vorteile

  • Rie­sen­aus­wahl - über 6.000 Artikel
  • Freund­lich­er Ser­vice
  • Kei­ne War­te­zeit - fast alle Ar­ti­kel so­fort lieferbar
  • Ab 100€ ver­sand­kos­ten­frei innerhalb Deutsch­lands
  • Sofort ver­sand­fertig. Lie­fer­frist 1 - 3 Tage
  • Sichere Zahl­arten und schnel­le Rück­über­wei­sung
Parse Time: 0.323s