Politics & International Relations: Ancient Military History

  • Romans at War: Soldiers, Citizens, and Society in the Roman Republic book cover

    Romans at War

    Soldiers, Citizens, and Society in the Roman Republic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Armstrong, Michael P. Fronda

    This volume addresses the fundamental importance of the army, warfare, and military service to the development of both the Roman Republic and wider Italic society in the second half of the first millennium BC. It brings together emerging and established scholars in the area of Roman military…

    Hardback – 2019-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece: From Homer to Alexander the Great and his Successors book cover

    Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece

    From Homer to Alexander the Great and his Successors, 1st Edition

    By Graham Wrightson

    Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece examines the timelines of military developments that led from the hoplite-based armies of the ancient Greeks to the hugely successful and multi-faceted armies of Philip II, Alexander the Great, and his Successors. It concentrates on the introduction and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • The Historical Sociology of Japanese Martial Arts book cover

    The Historical Sociology of Japanese Martial Arts

    1st Edition

    By Raul Sanchez Garcia

    This is the first long-term analysis of the development of Japanese martial arts, connecting ancient martial traditions with the martial arts practised today. The Historical Sociology of Japanese Martial Arts captures the complexity of the emergence and development of martial traditions within the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Aeschylus and War: Comparative Perspectives on Seven Against Thebes book cover

    Aeschylus and War

    Comparative Perspectives on Seven Against Thebes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Isabelle Torrance

    This volume brings together a group of interdisciplinary experts who demonstrate that Aeschylus’ Seven Against Thebes is a text of continuing relevance and value for exploring ancient, contemporary and comparative issues of war and its attendant trauma. The volume features contributions from an…

    Hardback – 2017-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • The Eurasian Way of War: Military Practice in Seventh-Century China and Byzantium book cover

    The Eurasian Way of War

    Military Practice in Seventh-Century China and Byzantium, 1st Edition

    By David A. Graff

    This book is a comparative study of military practice in Sui-Tang China and the Byzantine Empire between approximately 600 and 700 CE. It covers all aspects of the military art from weapons and battlefield tactics to logistics, campaign organization, military institutions, and the grand strategy of…

    Hardback – 2016-04-04
    Routledge
    Asian States and Empires

  • Rome and Provincial Resistance book cover

    Rome and Provincial Resistance

    1st Edition

    By Gil Gambash

    This book demonstrates and analyzes patterns in the response of the Imperial Roman state to local resistance, focusing on decisions made within military and administrative organizations during the Principate. Through a thorough investigation of the official Roman approach towards local revolt,…

    Hardback – 2015-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Alexander the Great: Lessons in Strategy book cover

    Alexander the Great: Lessons in Strategy

    1st Edition

    By David J. Lonsdale

    This book offers a strategic analysis of one of the most outstanding military careers in history, identifying the most pertinent strategic lessons from the campaigns of Alexander the Great. David Lonsdale argues that since the core principles of strategy are eternal, the study and analysis of…

    Hardback – 2007-12-06
    Routledge
    Strategy and History

  • Ancient China on Postmodern War: Enduring Ideas from the Chinese Strategic Tradition book cover

    Ancient China on Postmodern War

    Enduring Ideas from the Chinese Strategic Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Thomas M. Kane

    Sun Tzu and other classical Chinese strategic thinkers wrote in an era of social, economic and military revolution, and hoped to identify enduring principles of war and statecraft. The twenty-first century is a time of similarly revolutionary change, and this makes their ideas of particular…

    Hardback – 2007-04-12
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

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