Maurice's Strategikon: Handbook of Byzantine Military Strategy (Middle Ages) (Paperback)

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""The most important Byzantine military text. . . . The standard translation.""--Walter Kaegi, University of Chicago As a veteran campaigner, the Byzantine emperor Maurice (582-602) compiled a unique and influential handbook intended for the field commande.

About the Author


Editor of the definitive Greek text of the Strategikon, George T. Dennis is the editor and translator also of Three Byzantine Military Treatises and The Letters of Manuel II Palaeologus. He is Professor Emeritus of History, The Catholic University of America.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780812217728
ISBN-10: 0812217721
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Publication Date: January 1st, 2001
Pages: 208
Language: English
Series: Middle Ages