Protecting the Roman Empire in the East
Imprint: Pen and Sword Military
288 Pages, 6.1 x 9.1 in, 40 illustrations
- May 2022
- In Stock
His ambitious study combines the results of decades of wide-ranging archaeological work with an account of the armies, weapons, tactics and defensive strategies of the empire throughout its long history. Fortifications built in every region of the empire are covered, from those in Mesopotamia, Syria and Africa, to those in Asia Minor, the Aegean and the Balkan peninsula.
This all-round survey is essential reading and reference for anyone with a special interest in the Byzantine empire and in the wider history of fortification.