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    Rome's Enemies: Spanish Armies, 218-19 B.C. No.4 (Men-At-Arms (Osprey)) (Paperback) By (author) Rafael Trevino, Illustrated by A. McBride, By (author) Angus McBride

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    DescriptionThe Republican Roman army suffered heavy losses as a result of the 'hit and run' tactics employed by the Hispanics in Ancient Spain. After preparatory chanting, the Celt-Iberians would attack en masse and in apparent disorder. At a pre-arranged signal the warriors would retreat as if defeated. This sequence might be repeated over several days, until finally the Romans lost their discipline and broke formation in pursuit. At this point the Hispanics would quickly mount a counter-attack that would decimate the legions. This volume explores the organisation, tactics, history, arms and armour of Rome's Spanish enemies.


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    Title
    Rome's Enemies: Spanish Armies, 218-19 B.C. No.4
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Rafael Trevino, Illustrated by A. McBride, By (author) Angus McBride
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 48
    Width: 190 mm
    Height: 250 mm
    Thickness: 6 mm
    Weight: 187 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780850457018
    ISBN 10: 0850457017
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC E4L: WAR
    BIC subject category V2: JWL, HBT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27470
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 06
    B&T Approval Code: A44090000
    BISAC V2.8: TEC025000
    DC22: 355
    LC classification: DG
    BISAC V2.8: HIS000000
    Abridged Dewey: 937
    DC19: 355.009366
    LC classification: UA782
    LC subject heading: ,
    Illustrations note
    illustrations, maps, bibliography
    Publisher
    Osprey Publishing
    Imprint name
    Osprey Publishing
    Publication date
    26 March 1992
    Publication City/Country
    Osprey
    Author Information
    Rafael Trevino Martinez is a respected author in the field of Ancient History, and has a special interest in the period of classical history in his native Spain.