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The Taktika of Leo VI

Revised Edition

Leo VI

Edited and translated by George T. Dennis

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ISBN 9780884023944

Publication Date: 03/17/2014


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  • Preface to the Corrected Edition
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Introduction
  • Select Bibliography
  • Acronyms
  • Sigla
  • Text and Translation
    • Prologue
    • Constitution 1: About Tactics and the General
    • Constitution 2: About the Qualities Required in the General
    • Constitution 3: About How It Is Necessary to Make Plans
    • Constitution 4: About the Division of the Army and the Appointment of Officers
    • Constitution 5: About Weapons
    • Constitution 6: About Armament for the Cavalry and the Infantry
    • Constitution 7: About Training for the Cavalry and the Infantry
    • Constitution 8: About Military Punishments
    • Constitution 9: About Marches
    • Constitution 10: About the Baggage Train
    • Constitution 11: About Camps
    • Constitution 12: About Advance Preparation for Battle
    • Constitution 13: About the Day before Battle
    • Constitution 14: About the Day of Battle
    • Constitution 15: About Besieging a City
    • Constitution 16: About Matters after the War
    • Constitution 17: About Surprise Attacks
    • Constitution 18: About the Practices of Various Peoples and of the Romans in Their Battle Formations
    • Constitution 19: About Naval Warfare
    • Constitution 20: About Various Concise Sayings
    • Epilogue
  • Maps
  • Byzantine Measurements
  • Glossary
  • Persons Mentioned
  • Indexes
    • I. Greek proper names
    • II. Greek terms
    • III. Index Fontium
    • IV. General Index

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