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Discussions from Ancient Warfare Magazine. Why did early civilisations fight? Who were their Generals? What was life like for the earliest soldiers? Ancient Warfare Magazine will try and answer these questions. Warfare minus two thousand years.

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Discussions from Ancient Warfare Magazine. Why did early civilisations fight? Who were their Generals? What was life like for the earliest soldiers? Ancient Warfare Magazine will try and answer these questions. Warfare minus two thousand years.

    AWA: Why was Roman republican cavalry so poor?

    AWA: Why was Roman republican cavalry so poor?

    In Ancient Warfare Answers, Jasper (editor of Ancient Warfare Magazine) and Murray (deputy editor) tackle your questions on ancient military topics.

    In this episode Jasper explains why Roman republican cavalry so poor? It's thanks to patron Jo-jo Sun for sending us that.

    If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

    • 7 min
    AWA - Why did the Roman army draw lots in AD69?

    AWA - Why did the Roman army draw lots in AD69?

    In Ancient Warfare Answers, Jasper (editor of Ancient Warfare Magazine) and Murray (deputy editor) tackle your questions on ancient military topics.

    In this episode Jasper tells explains why the Roman army drew lots in AD69.

    If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

    • 7 min
    AWA - How was the ancient Athenian army organised?

    AWA - How was the ancient Athenian army organised?

    In Ancient Warfare Answers, Jasper (editor of Ancient Warfare Magazine) and Murray (deputy editor) tackle your questions on ancient military topics.

    In this episode Murray tells us how the ancient Athenian army was organised.

    If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

    • 8 min
    AWA - Did ancient navies use slave rowers?

    AWA - Did ancient navies use slave rowers?

    In Ancient Warfare Answers, Jasper (editor of Ancient Warfare Magazine) and Murray (deputy editor) tackle your questions on ancient military topics.

    In this episode Murray asks did ancient navies use slave rowers?

    If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

    • 7 min
    The emperor Claudius at war

    The emperor Claudius at war

    Though not known for his martial prowess, Claudius, like many Roman emperors before and after, needed a military victory to cement his position. Britain was the ideal target.

    The team discuss Ancient Warfare Magazine XIII.6.

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    • 47 min
    AWA - How did Generals learn their craft?

    AWA - How did Generals learn their craft?

    In Ancient Warfare Answers, Jasper (editor of Ancient Warfare Magazine) and Murray (deputy editor) tackle your questions on ancient military topics.

    In this episode Murray tells us about how Generals learned their craft.

    If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

    • 7 min

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