Ancient Warfare Answers episode (198): Why was the Greek phalanx so ineffective against the Romans?
Patron of the podcast Lubos asks, 'Why was the greek phalanx so ineffective against the Romans? Were they just obsolete or just that the Greek generals didn't evolve their tactics and formations to counter roman maniples?' Murray gives us his opinion. Enjoy the podcast? Support us via Patreon, now with optional magazine subscription!