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On the shoulders of giants

There are a number of important texts on Roman military equipment that pre-date our study. In many ways they are now out-of-date, but in others they are timeless and well worth the time spent studying them.

NB At least one of the following may require the use of a VPN for those not resident in the USA

Couissin, P. 1926. Les armes romaines: essai sur les origines et l’évolution des armes individuelles du légionnaire romain, Paris: Librairie Ancienne [public domain]

Groller, M. von 1900. Römische Waffen aus dem Lager von Carnuntum, Wien: Rohrer [public domain but only downloadable in the USA]

Lips, I. 1602. De militia Romana libri qvinqve: commentarivs ad Polybivm, Antwerp: Plantin [public domain]

Lindenschmit, L. 1882. Tracht und Bewaffnung des römischen Heeres während der Kaiserzeit, Braunschweig: Vieweg [public domain]

More about military equipment

The Journal of Roman Military Equipment Studies

The Association for Roman Military Equipment Studies

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