03190oam 2200673I 450 991045495180332120200520144314.01-134-91991-31-280-32890-897866103289010-203-07554-410.4324/9780203075548 (CKB)111056485514126(EBL)169089(OCoLC)437077940(SSID)ssj0000268918(PQKBManifestationID)11229409(PQKBTitleCode)TC0000268918(PQKBWorkID)10243231(PQKB)10565154(MiAaPQ)EBC169089(Au-PeEL)EBL169089(CaPaEBR)ebr10060746(CaONFJC)MIL32890(OCoLC)51008538(EXLCZ)9911105648551412620180706d1993 uy 0engur|n|---|||||txtccrWar and society in the Roman world /edited by John Rich and Graham ShipleyLondon ;New York :Routledge,1993.1 online resource (328 p.)Leicester-Nottingham studies in ancient society ;v. 5Selected, revised versions of papers from a series of seminars sponsored by the Classics Departments of Leicester and Nottingham Universities, 1988-1990.0-415-75572-7 0-415-06644-1 Includes bibliographical references and index.Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of illustrations; Notes on contributors; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; The Roman conquest of Italy; Fear, greed and glory: the causes of Roman war-making in the middle Republic; Urbs direpta, or how the Romans sacked cities; Military organization and social change in the later Roman Republic; Roman poetry and anti-militarism; The end of Roman imperial expansion; Roman peace; Piracy under the principate and the ideology of imperial eradication; War and diplomacy: Rome and Parthia, 31 BC AD 235; Philosophers' attitudes to warfare under the principateThe end of the Roman army in the western empireLandlords and warlords in the later Roman Empire; IndexThis volume focuses on the changing relationship between warfare and the Roman citizen body, from the Republic, when war was at the heart of Roman life, through to the Principate, when it was confined to professional soldiers and expansion largely ceased, and finally on to the Late Empire and the Roman army's eventual failure.Leicester-Nottingham studies in ancient society ;v. 5.Military art and scienceRomeHistorySociology, MilitaryRomeHistoryRomeHistory, MilitaryElectronic books.Military art and scienceHistory.Sociology, MilitaryHistory.355/.00937Rich John1944-467294Shipley Graham157811FlBoTFGFlBoTFGBOOK9910454951803321War and society in the Roman world2038446UNINA