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    DescriptionDrawn from a wide range of warlike peoples throughout the provinces, especially on the fringes of the empire, auxiliaries wer generally not citizens of the Roman empire. The cavalry of the auxilia provided a powerful fighting arm; organised, disciplined and well trained, it was adept at performing both skirmish and shock action. This book details the many roles of the Roman auxiliary cavalryman, including reconnaissance, communication and policing duties, as well as his role in battle. Motivation for enlisting, conditions of service and experience of battle are all explored.


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    Title
    Roman Auxiliary Cavalryman
    Subtitle
    AD 14-193
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nic Fields, Illustrated by Adam Hook
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 64
    Width: 178 mm
    Height: 244 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781841769738
    ISBN 10: 1841769738
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAR
    BIC subject category V2: JWD
    B&T General Subject: 520
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    DC22: 355.00937
    BIC subject category V2: 1QDAR
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 357.10937
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027000
    LC classification: U35 .F53 2006
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: NHB, NHC, JWCD
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1QBAR
    Illustrations note
    many col illus, b/w pls
    Publisher
    Osprey Publishing
    Imprint name
    Osprey Publishing
    Publication date
    31 January 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Osprey
    Author Information
    Dr Nic Fields started his career as a biochemist before joining the Royal Marines. Having left the military, he went back to University and completed a BA and PhD in Ancient History at the University of Newcastle. He was Assistant Director at the British School at Athens, Greece, and then a lecturer in Ancient History at the University of Edinburgh. Nic is now a freelance author and researcher based in south-west France.