Publisher: Amberley (October 31, 2016)
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The Roman army is an iconic, old establishment; every body knows a twin of fearsome Roman centurions marching of their recognized columns. during this publication, Roman army specialists Hilary and John Travis flip their awareness to the helmets utilized by the ancient Roman stalwarts, drawing on their services, their wealth of illustrated fabric and the area of reenactments.There are at the moment various tools in use within the id of Roman helmet varieties: the British approach, in line with developmental development and lines indicating the geographical zone of manufacture; and the a lot simplified Continental method, in accordance with named locate destinations. during this learn of helmets utilized by the Romans, Roman Helmets attracts jointly the streams of released details of sculptural imagery and archaeological ‘hard’ facts, whereas additionally evaluating those twin typologies, discussing their strengths and weaknesses.