Handbook to Roman Legionary Fortresses
Imprint: Pen and Sword Military
256 Pages, 7.5 x 9.5 in, 40 photographs, plus b/w maps and line drawings throughout
- January 2013
- In Stock
An introductory section outlines the history of legionary bases and their key components. At the heart of the book is a referenced and illustrated catalog of the known bases, each with a specially prepared plan and an aerial photograph. A detailed bibliography provides up-to-date publication information.
The book will be accompanied by a website providing online links to sites relevant to particular fortresses and a Google Earth file containing all of the known fortress locations.
“…for those with a passionate interest or a specialty in Roman military history, this work is an essential reference.” ~“Site O”: A Newsletter on Fortifications History