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Roman Army Papers (Mavors Roman Army Researches, Vol IV)

J. F. Gilliam

Roman Army Papers (Mavors Roman Army Researches, Vol IV)

by J. F. Gilliam

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Published by J C Gieben .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome,
  • Army,
  • Military History (General),
  • Equestrian order (Rome),
  • Officers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages474
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9100447M
    ISBN 109050630022
    ISBN 109789050630023

      The bulk of the book is a highly technical debate among Roman scholars over the meaning and usage of such terms as imperium, potesta, provincia, consul, praetor, pro consul, and pro praetor. Drogula believes that these scholarly debates originate when writers in the late republic and early empire such as Cato, Cicero, and Livy applied these. Marriage, families, and survival in the Roman imperial army: demographic aspects Walter Scheidel, Stanford University Abstract - This paper provides a survey of marriage and family formation in the army of the Principate, and assesses the main determinants of the life expectancy of .

    Distinguished Book Awards: Monica Kim, NYU, The Interrogation Rooms of the Korean War: The Untold History, Princeton University Press, Geoffrey Robinson, UCLA, The Killing Season: A History of the Indonesian Massacres, , Princeton University Press, Stephen Brumwell, Turncoat: Benedict Arnold and the Crisis of American Liberty, Yale University Press, The Roman army was the backbone of the empire’s power, and the Romans managed to conquer so many tribes, clans, confederations, and empires because of their military superiority. It was also the source of the empire’s economic and political strength, ensuring domestic peace so .

    The late Roman army was a vital and influential element in the late antique empire. Having evolved through the 3rd century and been formally reorganized under Diocletian and Constantine, the limitanei guarded the frontiers, while the comitatenses provided mobile armies that were fielded against external enemies and internal threats. Over time, a large number of theories have been brought forth to explain the reason because of which the Roman Republic fell. This paper argues upon the hypothesis that the Roman Republic fell because had become weak and its political infrastructure had become have been hindsight based speculations that the Roman Republic fell because the Roman Republic had reached a point where it.


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Roman Army Papers (Mavors Roman Army Researches, Vol IV) by J. F. Gilliam Download PDF EPUB FB2

Roman army papers. [James Frank Gilliam] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Frank Gilliam.

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(James Frank), Roman Army papers. Amsterdam: J.C. Gieben. The Roman Army and Politics in the First Century Before Christ (Amsterdam ). Elton, Hugh, Frontiers of the Roman Empire (Bloomington: Indiana University Press ). Erdmann, E., Die Rolle des Heeres in der Zeit von Marius bis Caesar (Neustadt: Schmidt ).

DeBlois, Lukas, The Roman army and politics in the first century B.C. (Amsterdam. Precisely because the book is made of papers narrowly focused on particular subjects by specialists in those areas, this is a veritable treasury of material.

Beyond the organisational and arms and armour aspects typically discussed in books on the Roman army, the contributors "explore the ecological, economic, social and Roman Army Papers book factors that 4/4(1). Lawrence J.F. Keppie, scholar of Roman History and author of Legions And Veterans: Roman Army Papers (Franz Steiner Verlag, ) confirms this reality when he states that after 68 A.D., “the legions consist[ed] almost exclusively of provincials.” (Keppie page ) In other words, after 68 A.D.

the soldiers in the Roman legions. The Roman Ability to basically conquer half of the world, from their beginnings as a small city on the Italian peninsula is amazing.

Most of their success is based solely on their military might. Discussed in this paper is a small background of the military, and an outline of. Precisely because the book is made of papers narrowly focused on particular subjects by specialists in those areas, this is a veritable treasury of material.

Beyond the organisational and arms and armour aspects typically discussed in books on the Roman army, the contributors "explore the ecological, economic, social and political factors that /5. The Roman army (Latin: exercitus Romanus) was the terrestrial armed forces deployed by the Romans throughout the duration of Ancient Rome, from the Roman Kingdom (to c.

BC) to the Roman Republic (–31 BC) and the Roman Empire (31 BC– AD), and its medieval continuation, the Eastern Roman is thus a term that may span approximately 2, years ( BC– AD), Country: Roman Empire. The Roman army is the military of ancient Rome, the forces used by the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and later Roman infantry for much of its history, was the Roman also had a navy.

The size of the army in the late Roman Empire was about–men. It was very well organized. The seminal development for the army in the early 3rd century was the Constitutio Antoniniana (Antonine Decree) ofissued by Emperor Caracalla (ruled –18). This granted Roman citizenship to all free inhabitants of the empire, ending the second-class status of the peregrini.

This had the effect of breaking down the distinction between the citizen legions and the auxiliary y: Roman Empire. The Roman army changed over time. The consuls had the power to recruit troops, but in the last years of the Republic, provincial governors were replacing troops without the approval of the consuls.

This led to legionaries loyal to their generals rather than Rome. Before Marius, recruitment was limited to citizens enrolled in the top 5 Roman classes. About this Item: Titus Wilson & Son, Kendal: Hardcover. Condition: Good. First edition. 8vo., pp xi,cloth slightly marked, a good copy.

In all 16 essays. Including: The status of Roman Chester, The equestrian officers of the Roman army, The prefects at Carrawburgh and their altars, and A centurial inscription from Carlisle. Pax Romana War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World Adrian Goldsworthy.

Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut,pages. Book Review published on: From the leaders of our early republic to the viewers of modern television and movie dramas about gladiators and legionnaires, Rome and its empire have long fascinated Americans as both an.

The fourth and fifth centuries saw a profound change in the great Roman army. What was once a predominantly Roman institution became increasingly “barbarized”, a term used by historians for the Germanization of Roman culture, with more and more northern peoples being used in the army, which, some modern historians claim had a negative.

Poster, Presentation or Paper. Deposit scholarly works such as posters, presentations, conference papers or white papers. If you would like to deposit a peer-reviewed article or book chapter, use the “Scholarly Articles and Book Chapters” deposit : Patrick Alan Kent.

The second part of the book contains studies of the wider area and the third part is concerned with the Roman army, its organisation and aims in the Frontier areas. Many of these papers are hard to find and it is particularly valuable to have all of them together and logically arranged in one by: Women and families in the auxiliary military communities of the Roman West in the first and second centuries AD.

this work incorporates the evidence for women and children associated with the Roman army in order to illuminate the social structure of military communities. The primary case study is the auxiliary units stationed on the Cited by: 2.

"Hierarchy and Command-Structure in the Roman Army" published on 01 Jan by : Benjamin Isaac. The entire Roman army was wiped out and the city sacked. The Etruscans had left Rome with poor defenses and the surviving citizens barricaded themselves on the Capitoline Hill.

Tradition says the decimated and humiliated Romans were forced to pay Brennus and his Celtic warriors 1, pounds of gold to leave the city. Summary This chapter contains section titled: Imperial Images and Propaganda Propagating Emperor and Army Representing the Soldiers Conclusion The Roman Army and Propaganda - A Companion to the Roman Army - Wiley Online LibraryCited by: 3.

In the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire, the Latin word castrum (plural castra) was a building, or plot of land, used as a fortified military English, the terms Roman fort, Roman camp and Roman fortress are commonly used for r, scholastic convention tends toward the use of the words fort, camp, marching camp and fortress as a translation of castrum.The Roman Army and Propaganda.

Olivier Hekster. Search for more papers by this author. Olivier Hekster. Search for more papers by this author. Book Editor(s): A Companion to the Roman Army.

Related; Information; Close Figure Viewer. Browse All Figures Return to Cited by: 3.The weapon can have been used by soldiers of the late Ptolemaic period as well as by members of the Roman army. The question whether the sword ended up in the temenos as part of local defensive arms or as a votive object will largely remain speculative, as its find context is not stratigraphically : Paola Davoli, Christian Miks.