In the Name of Rome
The Men Who Won the Roman EmpireAudiobook CD - 2016
Goldsworthy offers a new perspective on the Roman Empire by focusing on its greatest generals, including Scipio Africanus, Marius, Pompey, Caesar, and Titus. Each chapter paints a fascinating portrait of a single general, offering in-depth insight into his leadership skills and victories, as well as each one's pioneering strategies, many of which are still used today. In the process, this absorbing, accessible history tells the complete story of Roman warfare, from the bitter struggle with Carthage in the 3rd century BC to the last desperate attempt to win back the Western Empire in the 6th century AD.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, a division of Recorded Books, ℗2016
Characteristics: 14 audio discs (approximately 18 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in