Strategemata, or Stratagems, is a work by Frontinus, a collection of examples of military stratagems from Greek and Roman history, ostensibly for the use of. Frontinus’s Stratagems, written after 84 CE, gives examples of military stratagems and discipline from Greek and Roman history, for the instruction of Roman. : Frontinus: Stratagems. Aqueducts of Rome. (Loeb Classical Library No. ) (): Frontinus, Mary B. McElwain, C. E. Bennett.

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In Stratagems he draws partly on his own experience as a general in Germany under Domitian. The work consists of four books, of which three are undoubtedly by Frontinus. Volume 9 Issue 1 Junpp. Customers who bought this item also bought. Volume stratagrms Issue Octpp. Get to Know Us. Volume 60 Issue 2 Decpp. On escaping from difficult situations.

The Stratagems, and the Aqueducts of Rome, with an English translation

So, how to gain the experience needed at least to survive, except natural talent or sheer luck? Showing of 5 reviews. Praetor of the shratagems in 70 and consul in 73 or 74, 98 andhe was, about the year 76, sent to Britain as governor.

It is for these amateurs that Frontinus has prepared his compendium of “what other military leaders did successfully in typical situations”. Volume 13 Issue 1 Junpp. Volume 64 Issue 2 Decpp. See feontinus formats and pricing.


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The Strategems is a little-known work that is filled with cunning tricks used by ancient generals. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

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He is known to have been an augur, being succeeded by his friend Pliny the younger. He quelled the Silures of Wales, and began to build a road through their territory; his place was taken by Agricola in There was a problem filtering reviews right now. He is known to have been an augur, being succeeded by his friend Pliny the Younger.

Amazing work in itself and a fantastic way for students of the Latin language to gain mastery of the language. What it is in fact is a remarkable picture of the complexity of the engineering and political arrangements that brought water from a wide distance to serve a city whose population was likely nearly equal to the entire rest of the Italian peninsula at that time.