CONQUERORS OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE: THE FRANKS

MACDOWALL (S.)

B063

£19.99

208pp., 42 illus.incl.colour. 2018. From their earliest incursions into the Empire, down to the Battle of Casilinum (554), their last battle against Romans, he studies the Frankish way of warfare and assesses its effectiveness. The size and composition of their armies, their weapons (including the characteristic Francisca axe), equipment and tactics are discussed.