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ROMAN CAVALRY By Pat Southern

ROMAN CAVALRY
by Pat Southern

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Provides an account of the Roman cavalry by drawing on archaeological, literary and documentary sources. It describes the origins of the mounted units of the Roman army, tracing their development from temporary allied troops to regulars and looks at the horses and the logistics of caring for them.
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ROMAN CAVALRY by Pat Southern

This book provides an account of the Roman cavalry by drawing on archaeological, literary and documentary sources. It describes the origins of the mounted units of the Roman army, tracing their development from temporary allied troops to regular "alae" and "cohortes equitatae". The book covers both the horses and the logistics of caring for them as well as the men of the cavalry, from recruitment and training to their use in peace and war.

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Table of Contents


Military records and the supply of horses; Roman cavalry mounts stables and grooming; water and food supply; welfare; origins, unit strength organization and titulature; equipment and armament styles; recruitment conditions of service; training; the "Hippika Gymnasia"; the employment of cavalry in peacetime and wartime; baggage animals.

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GOR010305762
ROMAN CAVALRY by Pat Southern
Pat Southern
Used - Good
Hardback
Pavilion Books
1992-03-05
256
0713463961
9780713463965
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.