The Varian Disaster: The Battle of the Teutoburg Forest

2009 Ancient Warfare Special Edition

Date Published :
December 2009
Publisher :
Karwansaray Publishers
Editor :
Jasper Oorthuys
Illustration :
Full-color illustrations throughout
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ISBN : 9789490258016
Pages : 74
Dimensions : 11.75 X 8.5 inches
In stock


Ancient Warfare Special 1: 'The Varian Disaster' Takes a look at the infamous Roman military debacle that resulted in the loss of an entire legion in the forests of Germany. This special edition includes the following articles:

- Jona Lendering, 'The sources'
- Jasper Oorthuys & Tony Clunn, 'The search for the battlefield'
- Lindsay Powell, 'Augustus' campaigns in Germania'
- Sidney Dean, 'Varus and Arminius'
- Adrian Murdoch, 'The campaign of 9 AD'
- Paul McDonnell-Staff, 'Rome's response'
- Duncan Campbell, 'Roman fortifications of the Augustan era'
- Ross Cowan and Christian Koepfer, 'Augustan legionaries'
- Michael Taylor and Christian Koepfer, 'The Germanic warriors'
- The battlefield nowadays

About The Author

Jasper is the editor (and founder) of Ancient Warfare magazine. He is a historian by trade and an expert in all things related to the ancient Roman navy. He completed his Masters degree at Radboud University, Nijmegen.

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