Covers twenty or so of the most decisive defeats in Roman history, spanning the period between the sackings of Rome in 390 BC and AD 410.
Paul Chrystal studied Latin and Greek at the University of Hull and then specialized in Latin love poetry for his MPhil at the University of Southampton. He is the author of many works of local history (History of Chocolate in York) and classical history, including Women in Ancient Rome, (2013, Amberley Publishing), and Decisive Battles of the Roman Republic (forthcoming 2014, Fonthill Media). He has contributed as a feature writer to the Daily Express and is frequently on BBC Radio York, BBC Radio Tees and BBC World Service. He lives in York.
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23 colour pics in plates, 8 maps and battle diagrams