Strategemata, or Stratagems, is a work by Frontinus, a collection of examples of military stratagems from Greek and Roman history, ostensibly for the use of. Frontinus’s Stratagems, written after 84 CE, gives examples of military stratagems and discipline from Greek and Roman history, for the instruction of Roman. : Frontinus: Stratagems. Aqueducts of Rome. (Loeb Classical Library No. ) (): Frontinus, Mary B. McElwain, C. E. Bennett.
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Volume 20 Issue 2 Decpp. Volume 47 Issue 1 Junpp. On choosing the place for battle. However, most of the more than five hundred examples which he gives are less recent, and similarities to versions in other Roman authors like Valerius Maximus and Livy suggest that he drew mainly on literary sources.
Images with borders lead to more information. The superstition is alive and well. Volume 4 Issue 2 Decpp. It is for these amateurs that Frontinus has prepared his compendium of “what other military leaders did successfully in typical situations”. Volume 51 Issue 2 Decpp. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
Latin military books Military strategy books 1st-century Latin books. On bringing the war to a close after a successful engagement. But the Strategems is still a very interesting piece of literature, reminding me of Sun Tzu in many ways.
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See my copyright page for details and contact information. Therefore we would like to draw your attention to our House Rules. He quelled the Silures of Wales, and began to build a road through their territory; his place was taken by Agricola in Join Our Mailing List: On creating panic in the enemy’s ranks. Frontinus aimed at being useful and writes in a rather popular style which is both simple and clear.
Volume 43 Issue 1 Junpp. Amazing work in itself and a fantastic way for students of the Latin language to gain mastery of the language. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.
Volume 75 Issue 2 Novpp. In 97 he was given the highly esteemed office of Manager of Aqueducts at Rome.
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Not only it’s not Aemilius Paulus, it’s apparently not Vetulonia, either; or at least, there seems to be a definite bit of silent emendation in the Loeb edition, the manuscripts reading Colonia. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. The experienced generals became governors and eventually Emperors; most of the rest died stratagwms a result of early critical mistakes.
For a much fuller and more adequate explanation, with further sources, see the article Corvus of Smith’s Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities.
In strafagems, this short book is quite fun and very illuminating.
Volume 28 Issue 2 Decpp. On laying and meeting ambushes while on the march. On dispelling the fears inspired in soldiers by adverse omens. Volume 61 Issue 2 Decpp.
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The thicker the border, the more information. See all 5 dtratagems. Volume 36 Issue 2 Decpp. Volume 38 Issue 2 Decpp.