Ancient Warfare XV.6

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Philip II of Macedonia inherited a fragile kingdom under pressure. He absorbed the lessons from his childhood and turned it into a military powerhouse.

Theme: Macedonia rising

  • Molly Willett, 'The rise of Philip of Macedon - Soldier or statesman?'.
  • Peter Crawford, 'A lesson that Greece failed to learn - Jason of Pherae'.
  • Mark McCaffery, 'The xyston, lancea, kontos... and more - Calling all Macedonian pikes'.
  • Tim Howe, 'The Illyrian roots of the Macedonian army - Philip II and Bardylis the Illyrian'.
  • Christopher Webber, 'The effect of peltasts on Greek warfare - Lighten up!'.


  • Christian Cameron, Giannis Kadoglou, and Dr Paul Bardunias, 'A report from the battlefield of Plataea, 2022 - On the ground, in kit'. 
  • Murray Dahm, 'Memorial to a Roman general - The Portonaccio Sarcophagus'.
  • Jo Ball, 'The tombstone of Gaius Secundus - Death of a career soldier'.
  • Colin Campbell, 'Ancient commanders at the fore - Leading from the front'.
  • Murray Dahm, 'Domitian's Dacian War - Showing the way'.
  • Duncan B. Campbell, 'The ins and outs of guard duty in the Roman army - Staying vigilant'.

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