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Ancient Warfare Answers episode (227): How long was the Macedonian Sarissa?
  • Nov 26, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (227): How long was the Macedonian Sarissa?
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (226): What was the standard depth of a hoplite line?
  • Nov 20, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (226): What was the standard depth of a hoplite line?
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (224): Battlefield Trophies
  • Nov 6, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (224): Battlefield Trophies
The Ghosts of Marathon
  • Oct 31, 2022
The Ghosts of Marathon
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (223): What was salvaged from a battlefield?
  • Oct 31, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (223): What was salvaged from a battlefield?
Podcast Episode (222): Issue 15.6 The rise of Macedon
  • Oct 24, 2022
Podcast Episode (222): Issue 15.6 The rise of Macedon
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (221): How did armies get potable water on campaign?
  • Oct 17, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (221): How did armies get potable water on campaign?
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (220): What is a useful analogy for talking about ancient warfare?
  • Oct 10, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (220): What is a useful analogy for talking about ancient warfare?
Jealousy and the Hellespont
  • Oct 5, 2022
Jealousy and the Hellespont
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (219): Respect for the Enemy
  • Oct 3, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (219): Respect for the Enemy
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (218): What do the columns tell us about the wars depicted?
  • Sep 26, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (218): What do the columns tell us about the wars depicted?
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (217): Why did generals write back to the senate about what they had done?
  • Sep 19, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (217): Why did generals write back to the senate about what they had done?
Podcast Episode (216): Who is your favourite military author/ancient source?
  • Sep 12, 2022
Podcast Episode (216): Who is your favourite military author/ancient source?
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (215): During the imperial period, did consuls lead armies in war as they had in the Republic?
  • Sep 5, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (215): During the imperial period, did consuls lead armies in war as they had in the Republic?
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (214): What can you tell us about the Battle of Crimisus in 340BC?
  • Aug 29, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (214): What can you tell us about the Battle of Crimisus in 340BC?
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (213): What kind of armies, weapons, and tactics were used by Carthage and Syracuse in the fifth and fourth centuries BC?
  • Aug 21, 2022
Ancient Warfare Answers episode (213): What kind of armies, weapons, and tactics were used by Carthage and Syracuse in the fifth and fourth centuries BC?