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Image for C. Julii Caesaris, Quae Extant, Interpretatione et Notis Illustravit Johannes Godvinus, Professor Regius, in Usum Delphini. The Notes and Interpretations Translated and Improved by Thomas Clark. [Clark's Caesar] [Commentariorum de Bello Gallico; Commentariorum de Bello Civili; Commentariorum de Bello Alexandrino Liber.; Commentariorum de Bello Africano Liber Unus.; Commentariorum de Bello Hispaniensi Liber.; Fragmenta] [Caesar's Commentaries on the Gallic, Civil War, Alexandrian, African, and Spanish Wars]

C. Julii Caesaris, Quae Extant, Interpretatione et Notis Illustravit Johannes Godvinus, Professor Regius, in Usum Delphini. The Notes and Interpretations Translated and Improved by Thomas Clark. [Clark's Caesar] [Commentariorum de Bello Gallico; Commentariorum de Bello Civili; Commentariorum de Bello Alexandrino Liber.; Commentariorum de Bello Africano Liber Unus.; Commentariorum de Bello Hispaniensi Liber.; Fragmenta] [Caesar's Commentaries on the Gallic, Civil War, Alexandrian, African, and Spanish Wars]

By: Caesar, Julius; Hirtii, A.; Clark, Thomas

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Bennett & Walton, John Grigg, Carey, Lea & Carey, and Thomas Desilver.: 1829

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 2289638

Condition: Good


1829 sixth edition. Includes all three fold-out maps and engraving. Boards rubbed with some loss of leather along edges, light stain to fore edge, lightly foxed throughout. viii, 410, [8] pp. 4to. Latin text, with notes and interpretations translated into English and improved by Thomas Clark. View more info

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Wars and Battles of the Roman Republic 753 BC - 100 BC: The Bloody Road to Empire

By: Chrystal, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fonthill: 2015

Seller ID: 2267708

ISBN: 178155305X

Condition: Near Fine


Edges lightly rubbed. 2015 Trade Paperback. 176 pp. Wars and Battles of the Roman Republic examines the decisive battles from the founding of Rome in 753 BC to the birth of Julius Caesar in 100BC; it covers the social and political consequences, as well as the military aspects of each conflict. Every war and battle had wide-ranging consequences, leading Rome from kingdom to republic, from local power to international superpower, and from republic to empire. The book makes full use of the accounts of historians and political writers, contemporary and otherwise, including Livy, Sallust, Caesar, ... View more info

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The Peloponnesian War

By: Kagan, Donald

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2004

Seller ID: 2275893

ISBN: 0142004375

Condition: Very Good


Remainder mark, pages faintly toned. 2004 Trade Paperback. xxvii, 511 pp. For three decades in the fifth century b.c. the ancient world was torn apart bya conflict that was as dramatic, divisive, and destructive as the world wars of the twentieth century: the Peloponnesian War. Donald Kagan, one of the world’s most respected classical, political, and military historians, here presents a new account of this vicious war of Greek against Greek, Athenian against Spartan. The Peloponnesian War is a magisterial work of history written for general readers, offering a fresh examination of a pivotal ... View more info

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The History of Rome: The Twentieth to the Thirtieth Books Inclusive, Literally Translated, with Explanatory Notes. in Two Volumes.

By: Livius [Patavinus], Titus [Livy]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: D.A. Talboys and J. Vincent.: 1828

Seller ID: 2101550

Condition: Good


Spines repaired with minimal loss from spine feet and joints. Volume II: rear board broken away from hinge. 1828 Hard Cover. 360; 342, [2] pp. Brown cloth, paper spine labels. 8vo. An English translation of a portion of Livy's Ab Urbe Condita Libri (Books from the Foundation of the City). The full work encompassed the history of Rome from the earliest legends through the reign of Augustus. This portion of the work focuses mainly on the Punic Wars, which pitted the Romans against the Carthaginians. View more info

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The Roman Army: The Greatest War Machine of the Ancient World

By: McNab, Chris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197998

ISBN: 184908162X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Near Fine. 2010 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 280 pp. Chris McNab's latest title for Osprey follows the Roman Army from the first armed citizens of the early Republic through the glorious heights of the Imperial legions to the shameful defeats inflicted upon the late Roman army by the Goths and Huns. Tracing the development of tactics, equipment and training through detailed text, illustrations, diagrams, and photographs, this book will give the reader an accessible yet detailed insight into the military force that enabled Rome to become the greatest ... View more info

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The Roman Legions

By: Parker, H.M.D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Dorset Press: 1992

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2266953

ISBN: 0880298545

Condition: Near Fine


Top edge of jacket lightly toned. Corner of title page clipped, owner's stamp on page 117. 1992 Hard Cover. 296 pp. From the start of the Marian Army reforms to the accession of Septimius Severus, H.M.D. Parker gives us every aspect of the internal organization of the legions of Rome. Of special interest will be the chapters dealing with the everyday life of the Roman soldier; his duration of service, pay, diet, decorations and punishments, marriage and peace-time employments. View more info

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Greek and Roman Naval Warfare: A Study of Strategy, Tactics, and Ship Design from Salamis (480 B.C.) to Actium (31 B.C.) (Collector's Edition)

By: Rodgers, William Ledyard; Moore, John Bassett

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1991

Seller ID: 2286250

Condition: Near Fine


1991 Full-Leather. xv, [1], 555, [1] pp. 8vo. Black full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Numerous diagrams & illustrations. Includes laid in Easton Press collector's notes. William Ledyard Rodgers (1860–1944) was a Vice Admiral of the United States Navy. His career included service in the Spanish-American War and World War I, and a tour as President of the Naval War College. Rodgers was also a noted historian on military and naval topics, particularly relating to ancient naval warfare. He was the third generation in a well-k... View more info

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Jugurthine War/Conspiracy of Catiline (Penguin Classics)

By: Sallust; Handford, S.A.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1979

Seller ID: 2200589

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed, wrappers and pages toned, pencil name and date on front endpaper. 1979 Mass Market Paperback. 240 pp. Gaius Sallustius Crispus (86-34 BC), or Sallust, was a renowned Roman historian and a decided partisan of Caesar. After his retirement from statesmanship, Sallust devoted his time to the writing of literary and historical works that focused on great persons and events of his age. Although a lesser-known Roman historian, Sallust has become particularly revered for his intention to write scholarly, not merely anecdotal, discussions of events. Nietzsche described his style as com... View more info

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The Commentaries of Caesar (Ancient Classics for English Readers)

By: Trollope, Anthony; Collins, W. Lucas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company:

Seller ID: 2274588

Condition: Good


No jacket, hinges starting, no publisher date (circa late 1800s), pages 175-178 loose but included. vi, 182 pp. CONTENTS: Introduction; First Book of the War in Gaul--Caesar Drives First the Swiss and Then the Germans Out of Gaul--B.C. 58; Second Book of the War in Gaul--Caesar Subdues the Belgian Tribes--B.C. 57; Third Book of the War in Gaul--Caesar Subdues the Western Tribes of Gaul--B.C. 56; Fourth Book of the War in Gaul--Caesar Crosses the Rhine, Slaughters the Germans, and Goes Into Britain--B.C. 55; Fifth Book of the War in Gaul--Caesar's Second Invasion of Britain--The Gauls Rise Agai... View more info

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Warfare in the Classical World

By: Warry, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books: 2000

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2280220

ISBN: 076071696X

Condition: Near Fine


Reissue. An exceptional copy. 2000 Hard Cover. The author traces the evolution of the art of warfare in the Greek and Roman empires between 2600BC and AD 800. View more info