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'Leuctra 371 BC' is a detailed new study that explores the battle of Leuctra and the tactics that ultimately led to the complete defeat of Sparta, and freed Greece from domination by Sparta in a single afternoon. On the blog today, author Murray Dahm looks at the Theban Sacred Band, who led the Theban Phalanx to victory.Continue Reading

Athenian Hoplite vs Spartan Hoplite

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On the blog today, author Murray Dahm shares some of the interesting facts he uncovered while researching his upcoming title, 'Athenian Hoplite vs Spartan Hoplite'.Continue Reading
Tom Owen-Evans is back with the third and final part of his post on Philip of Macedon. This week, Philip's other strategies:Continue Reading
Tom Owen-Evans returns with the second part of his post on Philip of Macedon. This week, Philip's use of cavalry and knowledge of Greek warfare.Continue Reading
Every so often we unchain our editorial team from the rowing benches, allow them to stow their oars and dish out some bread and water. The more dedicated among them use this respite to write us some blog posts. So, welcome Tom Owen-Evans with the first of a three part blog on Philip II of Macedon, who has been overshadowed by his more famous son...Continue Reading

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