Author(s): Sam Taplin
An informative guide for budding Roman soldiers, this handbook gives an insider's view of what it was like to fight in the Roman army. All of the gruesome truths of life in the Roman army are revealed including what soldiers used to eat, what they used to wear and how they lived. This title includes helpful soldiering tips on how to clean armour before and after battle and how to hold a sword and shield. Witty illustrations complement the text creating a friendly and accessible introduction to Roman history.