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Campbell, Duncan B.

Overview
Works: 15 works in 68 publications in 4 languages and 904 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: U29, 355.44093
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Most widely held works by Duncan B Campbell
Besieged : siege warfare in the ancient world by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book explores the development of siege warfare in the ancient world from Persia in the 6th century B.C. to the 4th century Roman world, examining the techniques and weapons used during the sieges in this period."--Jacket
Ancient siege warfare : Persians, Greeks, Cathaginians and Romans 546-146 BC by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sieges played a central role in many conflicts of the ancient world and generals, including Darius, Alexander the Great, Hannibal and Scipio Africanus successfully used siegecraft to gain their objectives. As siege tactics became integral to success in war, generals employed the minds of engineers and scientists to develop tactics which ranged from penetrating the defences or blockading the city through to tricks and deception. This fascinating study tracks developments in siege warfare from Ancient Persia in the 6th century BC through to the Roman sieges of the second century BC, describing the range of equipment and techniques which evolved during this period
Greek and Roman siege machinery 399 BC-AD 363 by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oorlogvoering en uitrusting van de Grieken en Romeinen tijdens belegeringen, met nadruk op de daarbij gebruikte gereedschappen en hulpmiddelen
Roman legionary fortresses 27 BC-AD 378 by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Czech and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concept of a legionary fortress as a permanent structure dates from the reign of Augustus (27 BC-AD 14). It is only from that time that we find a standing army distributed around the empire, and their permanent fortresses developed from the temporary field fortifications of the legions on campaign. This book describes the development, design and construction of these fortresses throughout the length and breadth of the Empire. It also deals extensively with the experience of life within a typical fortress and covers the operational history of these fortifications, including the famous siege
Siege warfare in the Roman world : 146 BC-AD 378 by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fstningskrig. Undersgelse af den taktik og teknik de romerske hre anvendte i forbindelse med belejring af fjendtlige fstninger og byer i perioden 146 f.Kr - 378 e.Kr
Greek and Roman artillery 399 BC-AD 363 by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mons Graupius AD 83 : Rome's battle at the edge of the world by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den anden romerske invasion af England år 43-84 under kejser Claudius stabiliserede det romerske herredmme i England under guvernren Gnaeus Julius Agricolas ledelse. I bogen beskrives det store slag ved Graupius, hvor romerne vandt over caledonierne - en keltisk stamme - bosiddende i det nordlige Skotland
Roman auxiliary forts, 27 BC-AD 378 by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spartan warrior, 735-331 BC by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immortalized through their exploits at the battle of Thermopylae under the legendary Leonidas, as well as countless other victories throughout the classical period, the Spartans were some of the best-trained, organized and most-feared warriors of the ancient world. The small state of Sparta, known to the Ancient Greeks as Lakedaimon, developed a unique warrior society that used serfs and non-citizens to do all of the manual work, leaving the free-born men of Sparta free to concentrate all of their energies on warfare.Forbidden from engaging in any form of manual labour, these Spartan warriors
The rise of imperial Rome, AD 14-193 by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover; Title; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Background to War: The Roman Empire in AD 14; Warring Sides: Rome and Her Enemies; Outbreak: An Uneasy Peace; The Fighting: Extending the Empire; Portrait of a Soldier: Gaius Velius Rufus; The World Around War: Travels in an Unarmed Province; Portrait of a Civilian: Dio Cocceianus 'Chrysostom'; How the War Ended: Neglecting the Empire; Conclusions and Consequences: A Changing Empire; Further Reading; Imprint
Henchmen of Ares : warriors and warfare in early Greece by Josho Brouwers( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een cultuurhistorisch overzicht van de wijze van oorlogvoering in het klassieke Griekenland
Roman auxiliary forts by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspects of Roman siegecraft by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il trionfo di Giulio Cesare by Peter Wilcox( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guerra d'assedio a Roma by Duncan B Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Besieged : siege warfare in the ancient world
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Ancient siege warfare : Persians, Greeks, Cathaginians and Romans 546-146 BCGreek and Roman siege machinery 399 BC-AD 363Roman legionary fortresses 27 BC-AD 378Siege warfare in the Roman world : 146 BC-AD 378Greek and Roman artillery 399 BC-AD 363Mons Graupius AD 83 : Rome's battle at the edge of the worldRoman auxiliary forts, 27 BC-AD 378Roman auxiliary forts