One of the prestigious Fields of Battle series, edited and with an introduction by Richard Holmes. A concise and readable account of one of the most famous military actions of all time Illustrated with specially commissioned maps and photography.
Adrian Goldsworthy has a doctorate from Oxford University. His first book, THE ROMAN ARMY AT WAR was recognised by John Keegan, the general Editor of The History of Warfare series, as an exceptionally impressive work, original in treatment and impressive in style. His other books include THE PUNIC WARS, and the volume on Roman Warfare in John Keegan's Cassell History of Warfare series.