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The cavalryman. The cavalryman

The cavalryman. The cavalryman

Connolly, Peter, 1935-

A reconstruction of the life of Tiberius Claudius Maximus. In this book and its companion volume, "The Legionary", Connolly traces Maximus's career from joining the 7th legion in AD 85 to his retirement as a cavalry officer some 30 years later. This book is intended for interest age: 12-14

Paperback, Book. English.
New ed.
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press : [distributor] Oxford University Press Distribution Services : [distributor] Oxford University Press Australia : [distributor] Oxford University Press Australia : [distributor] Oxford University Press Southern Africa : [distributor] Oxford University Press, USA 1997
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Statement of responsibility: Peter Connolly
Distributor: Oxford: Oxford University Press; [distributor] Oxford University Press Distribution Services; [distributor] Oxford University Press Australia; [distributor] Oxford University Press Australia; [distributor] Oxford University Press Southern Africa; [distributor] Oxford University Press, USA, 1997
ISBN: 0199104247, 9780199104246
Intended audience: From Fifth Grade to Ninth Grade. 12-14. UK School Key Stage 2.
Note: Paperback.
Physical Description: 32 p. : col.ill., throughout ; 28x22x0 cm.
Series: Roman World S.
Subject: 9-11 years; Non-fiction; Ordinary Printed Book Format; Non-character; Non Tie-in.; Maximus, Tiberius Claudius.; Rome Army Cavalry Juvenile literature.; History and warfare.; History Ancient Rome.; Non-Fiction 7+.; Rome Army Military life Juvenile literature.

Contents

  1. The man who captured a king
  2. The soldiers' emperor
  3. Training for war
  4. The great army sets out
  5. Return to Tapae
  6. Heavy casualties
  7. Decebalus surrenders
  8. The home coming
  9. The fall of Sarmizegethusa
  10. Wanted, dead or alive
  11. For bravery and devotion to duty
  12. The last campaign
  13. The end of the road
  14. Cavalry armour and weapons
  15. Horse equipment
  16. Index.