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La Pintura y la Guerra. Sursumkorda in memoriam Greek History, Roman History, Ancient History, War Elephant, Punic Wars, Rome Antique, Greek Warrior, Roman Era, Templer

" Batalla de Benevento " ( Pavel Glodek )

En el año 275 a.d.C. se enfrentaron los ejércitos del rey Pirro de Epiro, contra las legiones romanas del cónsul Manio Curio Dentato. La victoria fue para los romanos y el rey Pirro se vio obligado a regresar a Epiro. En esta batalla resultó decisiva la experiencia y habilidad de los romanos para neutralizar a los elefantes, mediante el uso de flechas que en su punta tenían cera ardiendo. Con esta acción, en Benevento los elefantes se desbandaron aplastando a amigos y enemigos, perdiendo…

Battle of Zama- Roman legions blew their horns loudly, opened their ranks to let the Carthaginian elephants charge through, and pelted the elephants with missiles, confusing and defeating them. Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Imperial Legion, Les Runes, Punic Wars, Rome Antique, Roman Legion, Roman Republic, Roman Soldiers

The Library - - Page 24

http://i.imgur.com/KlzhPEX.png I am sure all of us have at one time or another experienced the frustration of attempting to find information and books that cover our particular ancient armies and nations of interest. To this end I thought I would share the book list I have compiled from my own collection that covers a wide range of topic concerning the Later Roman Empire. Please note that the comments made about the books are purely mine and your own thoughts and comments may differ.

Understanding the Punic Wars Introduction/Instructions Expansion of the Roman Republic Map Blank Expansion of the Roman Republic Map Image Event A The Rise of Carthage Event A What Happened Next. Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, War Elephant, Punic Wars, Classical Antiquity, Roman Soldiers, Roman History, Roman Empire

Escipión el Africano, de general victorioso al destierro

Escipión el Africano era el apodo de Publio Cornelio Escipión, gracias a su victoria en Zama contra el general cartaginés Anibal en la segunda guerra púnica

Боевой слон. Египет эпохи Птолемеев, III век до н.э. РВ100, М1:30. War Elephant, Punic Wars, Roman Legion, Alexander The Great, Fantasy, Story Time, Ancient History, Diorama, Egypt

Боевой слон. Египет эпохи Птолемеев, III век до н.э. РВ100, М1:30.