Great Battles in History

Cannae, Part 3-The Roman Legions

October 04, 2020 Darryl Dee Season 1 Episode 2
Great Battles in History
Cannae, Part 3-The Roman Legions
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Great Battles in History
Cannae, Part 3-The Roman Legions
Oct 04, 2020 Season 1 Episode 2
Darryl Dee

The Roman legions are the most famous fighting force of the ancient world. In this part of the podcast, we will examine how the legions of the Punic Wars were raised, organized, trained and armed. Above all, we will see how they fought. In doing so, we shall catch a glimpse of the fierce face of Roman battle. 

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The Roman legions are the most famous fighting force of the ancient world. In this part of the podcast, we will examine how the legions of the Punic Wars were raised, organized, trained and armed. Above all, we will see how they fought. In doing so, we shall catch a glimpse of the fierce face of Roman battle.