A Companion to the Punic Wars by Dexter Hoyos PDF

By Dexter Hoyos

ISBN-10: 1405176008

ISBN-13: 9781405176002

ISBN-10: 1444393715

ISBN-13: 9781444393712

A significant other to the Punic Wars deals a accomplished new survey of the 3 wars fought among Rome and Carthage among 264 and 146 BC.

  • Offers a huge survey of the Punic Wars from a number of views
  • Features contributions from a very good forged of overseas students with unrivalled services
  • Includes chapters on army and naval ideas, thoughts, logistics, and Hannibal as a charismatic normal and chief
  • Gives balanced assurance of either Carthage and Rome

Content:
Chapter One the increase of Rome to 264 BC (pages 7–27): John Serrati
Chapter Early family members among Rome and Carthage (pages 28–38): Barbara Scardigli
Chapter 3 the increase of Carthage to 264 BC (pages 39–57): Walter Ameling
Chapter 4 Manpower and nutrients provide within the First and moment Punic Wars (pages 58–76): Paul Erdkamp
Chapter 5 Phalanx and Legion: The “Face” of Punic conflict conflict (pages 77–94): Sam Koon
Chapter Six Polybius and the Punic Wars (pages 95–110): Craige B. Champion
Chapter Seven vital Literary resources for the Punic Wars (apart from Polybius) (pages 111–127): Bernard Mineo
Chapter 8 The Outbreak of struggle (pages 129–148): Dexter Hoyos
Chapter 9 A warfare of stages: thoughts and Stalemates 264–241 BC (pages 149–166): Boris Rankov
Chapter Ten Roman Politics within the First Punic warfare (pages 167–183): Bruno Bleckmann
Chapter 11 Roman Politics and enlargement, 241–219 (pages 184–203): Luigi Loreto
Chapter Twelve Carthage in Africa and Spain, 241–218 (pages 204–222): Dexter Hoyos
Chapter 13 the explanations for the warfare (pages 223–241): Hans Beck
Chapter Fourteen Hannibal: strategies, process, and Geostrategy (pages 242–259): Michael P. Fronda
Chapter Fifteen Hannibal and Propaganda (pages 260–279): Richard Miles
Chapter 16 Roman process and goals within the moment Punic struggle (pages 280–298): Klaus Zimmermann
Chapter Seventeen The battle in Italy, 218–203 (pages 299–319): Dr. Louis Rawlings
Chapter Eighteen battle in a foreign country: Spain, Sicily, Macedon, Africa (pages 320–338): Dr. Peter Edwell
Chapter Nineteen Rome, Latins, and Italians within the moment Punic battle (pages 339–356): Dr. Kathryn Lomas
Chapter Twenty Punic Politics, economic system, and Alliances, 218–201 (pages 357–375): Pedro Barcelo
Chapter Twenty?One Roman economic climate, Finance, and Politics within the moment Punic struggle (pages 376–392): Toni Naco del Hoyo
Chapter Twenty?Two Carthage and Numidia, 201–149 BC (pages 393–411): Claudia Kunze
Chapter Twenty?Three Italy: financial system and Demography after Hannibal's struggle (pages 412–429): Nathan Rosenstein
Chapter Twenty?Four The “Third Punic War”: The Siege of Carthage (148–146 BC) (pages 430–445): Yann Le Bohec
Chapter Twenty?Five demise and Transfiguration: Punic tradition after 146 BC (pages 447–466): Professor M'hamed?Hassine Fantar
Chapter Twenty?Six Spain, Africa, and Rome after Carthage (pages 467–482): John Richardson
Chapter Twenty?Seven Carthage and Hannibal in Roman and Greek reminiscence (pages 483–498): Giovanni Brizzi

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Thus by the late fifth century, as reflected in the purely martial nature of its leadership, Rome had emerged as a militarized state from the period of anarchy that engulfed much of Italy. 16 The Fourth Century and Roman Hegemony There is no doubt that Rome was aggressive before the fourth century, and always harbored aspirations to be the power in central Italy. But the same can be said for any of the other states in the region, had they had the population and resources necessary for the establishment of a hegemony.

1; Cornell 1995, 198–202; Holloway 1994, 91–101. 19. H. 12; Fabius Pictor, Hist. 1; Plut. Camillus 42; Cornell 1995, 327–40; Develin 2005, 298–307; Forsythe 2005, 362–7; Stewart 1998, 95–136. 641–4; Plut. Cam. 67–74, 87–88. Romulus and Remus: above n. 4. 20. 2; Develin 2005; Hölkeskamp 1993. 21. 538–559; Salmon 1982, 40–56; Serrati 2007, 485–488. indd 27 12/2/2010 9:23:57 PM CHAPTER TWO Early Relations between Rome and Carthage Barbara Scardigli The chronological end of this study should be the so-called Philinus Treaty of 306 BC (with a glance at the Pyrrhus Treaty of 278 BC, which still envisages Carthaginian co-operation with Rome but is restricted to military matters).

The martial nature of this assembly is obvious from its organization as well as the fact that it had to meet outside of the pomerium on the Campus Martius, where the legions were chosen. Furthermore, in 357 the Romans banned political assemblies that took place far from the city, and thus we can infer that, from its inception until this point, the comitia centuriata was still viewed in some way as a type of warriors’ assembly, and could be convened by a consul while on campaign. All the same, the creation of this political body in itself provides a clear example of how Rome was gradually leaving clan-based groups of warriors behind in favor of a military organized and commanded by the state.

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