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    DescriptionThis is the second title in a fascinating new study of the little-known evidence concerning the clothing of the Roman Army, from the late Republic to the end of the Empire. The author/artist draws upon written, pictorial, sculptural and archaeological sources to reconstruct the appearance of the Roman soldier on all those occasions when he was not concealed by armour - that is, on most days throughout his career. The accessible text is accompanied by a wealth of black and white illustrations along with eight full colour plates by the author himself.


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    Title
    Roman Military Clothing: AD 200-400 v. 2
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Graham Sumner, Illustrated by Graham Sumner
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 48
    Width: 178 mm
    Height: 244 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 1,043 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781841765594
    ISBN 10: 1841765597
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD, HBLA
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAR
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3D
    BIC subject category V2: JWD
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Theme: CULT/ITALY
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27470
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    BIC subject category V2: JWTU
    BISAC V2.8: TEC025000, HIS027000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 355.8/1/0937
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 355.810937, 623.4410937
    LC classification: UC465.R65 S856 2003
    Thema V1.0: NHD, NHC, JWT, JWCD
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3C
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1QBAR
    Illustrations note
    many b/w and col illus
    Publisher
    Osprey Publishing
    Imprint name
    Osprey Publishing
    Publication date
    25 May 2003
    Publication City/Country
    Osprey
    Author Information
    Graham Sumner was born in 1958. He studied illustration at Wrexham Art School and has specialised in archaeological reconstruction drawings. Graham has been involved with the Ermine Street Guard for nearly 20 years. He has written a number of articles on the Roman Army for Military Illustrated magazine and was the author of the popular Roman Army: Wars of the Empire in Brasseys' History of Uniform series.
    Table of contents
    Tunic designs AD 200-500 - Military cloaks - Catalogue of evidence for colours of tunics and cloaks, AD 200-500 (32 items of literary, sculptural, fresco, encaustic, mosaic, papyrus and surviving textile evidence discussed) - Summary of the evidence - Trousers (bracae), leg-bindings - Military boots - Hats and other headgear - The Roman soldier on campaign - Bibliography