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Ancient History.

Battles of The Greek and Roman Worlds.

Battles of The Greek and Roman Worlds.

A chronological compendium of 667 battles to 31BC from the historians of the ancient world.

Author: John Drogo Montagu.

Publisher: Frontline.

Paperback. 256pp. 19cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781848327900

Original Price: £16.99

Price:    6.99 

Emperor Commodus.

Emperor Commodus.

The first full length biography of Commodus in English that examines why Commodus was much maligned by both ancient and modern historians alike. He was notorious for fighting as a gladiator, living a debauched lifestyle and declaring himself a God although he was popular with the masses.

Author: John S McHugh.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 293pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473827554

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    7.99 

Expedition to Disaster.

Expedition to Disaster.

The epic story of Athens' doomed expedition, retold in light of the latest research.

Author: Philip Matyszak.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 167pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848848870

Original Price: £19.99

Price:    6.99 

Fixer & Fighter.

Fixer & Fighter.

The story of Hubert de Burgh, Earl of Kent. He saved the throne of his 9-year old King during a successful French invasion of England. He then sent the French packing and sank their fleet, he countersigned the Magna Carta, and amongst many other achievemeNts laid the foundations for an English national government.

Author: Brian Harwood.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 158pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473877368

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    6.99 

Great Battles of the Classical Greek World.

Great Battles of the Classical Greek World.

A selection of eighteen land battles and sieges that span the Classical Greek period, from the Persian invasions to the decline of the traditional hoplite heavy infantry before its final demise at the hands of the Macedonians. It also looks at the wider aspect of mercenary armies and the rise of light infantry along with the variety of tactical elements.

Author: Owen Rees.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 284pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473827295

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    7.99 

In The Name of Lykourgos.

In The Name of Lykourgos.

The rise and fall of the Spartan Revolutionary Movement 243-146BC

Author: Miltiadis Michalopoulos.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 258pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781783831128

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    7.99 

Medieval Fighting Man: Costume & Equipment 800-1500.

Medieval Fighting Man: Costume & Equipment 800-1500.

A superb full colour photographic guide to costumes and equipment of the fighting man of medieval times. Using re-enactment photographs to show the weapons and armour used, many of which have been copied from displays in museums that house the vast array of surviving examples.

Author: Jens Hill and Jonas Freiberg.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 96pp. 19cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781785000096

Original Price: £14.95.

Price:    4.99 

Medieval Mercenaries - The Business of War.

Medieval Mercenaries - The Business of War.

The tumultuous history of soldiers of fortune in the Medieval period—brimming with anecdotes.

Author: William Urban.

Publisher: Frontline.

Paperback. 304pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848328549

Original Price: £14.99

Price:    4.99 

Patricians and Emperors.

Patricians and Emperors.

The last rulers of the Western Roman Empire. A perfect starting point for anyone seeking to make sense of this crucial period of Roman history.

Author: Ian Hughes.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 278pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848844124

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    7.99 

Roman Military Disasters.

Roman Military Disasters.

This covers the most decisive and significant defeats in Roman history, spanning the period between the sackings of Rome on 390BC and AD410. It discusses the strategies, tactics and other factors that led to defeat and analyses the aftermath and long-term effects of these battles and ultimately shows the Romans' gift for recovery and learning from defeat was the secret of their long success.

Author: Paul Chrystal.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 310pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473823570

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    7.99 

Tactics Of Aelian.

Tactics Of Aelian.

A full translation of the battle reports and tactics used in both the ancient Greek and English in dual-text with ancient Greek on the left hand pages and English on the Right hand. A true manual of ancient history war tactics.

Author: Christopher Matthew

Publisher: Pen & Sword

Hardback.227pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781848849006

Original Price: £19.99

Price:    7.99 

Two Deaths at Amphipolis.

Two Deaths at Amphipolis.

Cleon vs Brasidas in the Peloponnesian War. A valuable new perspective.

Author: Anthony Carter.

Publisher: Pen and Sword.

Hardback. 264pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781783463787

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    7.99