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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FrontinusSextus Iulius, ca. The first three quarters, “Strategems”, does not offer much really to anyone with even a rudimentary military background. This is one of the admittedly rare places in ancient sources that suggest that the Greeks and Romans were not so free of racial prejudices as current revisionism makes them out to be.

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Volume 22 Frontinux 2 Decpp. On letting the enemy escape, lest, brought to bay, he renew the battle in desperation. Guide to the Aqueducts of Ancient Rome. The two sides of Frontinus’s public career are reflected in his two surviving works.


The Stratagems, and the Aqueducts of Rome, with an English translation

The digital Loeb Classical Library loebclassics. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. What it is in fact is a remarkable picture sgratagems the complexity of the engineering and political arrangements that brought water from a wide distance to serve a city whose population was likely nearly equal to the entire rest of the Italian peninsula at that time.

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Volume 19 Issue 1 Junpp. It is for these amateurs that Frontinus has prepared his compendium of “what frontinjs military leaders did successfully in typical situations”.

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