Books: (see also General Reference Works)
Grant, Michael. The Army of the Caesars. New York: Scribner, 1974.
Watson, G. R. The Roman Soldier. Aspects of Greek and Roman Life. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1969.
Image List: The following images from the pages on this topic are available through the VRoma Image Archive; further information can be found by consulting the various slide indices. Images in the VRoma Archive may be used for non-commercial purposes, either by downloading the images or by linking to them; it is not necessary to write for permission, but we do ask that you credit the VRoma Project.
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|relief of military parade||distance slab from Antonine wall, Leg. XX VV||diagram of legion organization||model of century in fighting formation||model of cohort in fighting formation|
|Trajan's Column (cast from EUR)||Chester Museum (cast)||Chester Museum||Aalen Limesmuseum||Aalen Limesmuseum|
|"legion" of British schoolchildren||model of auxiliary fort||model of auxiliary fort with figurines||model of legionary headquarters||reconstructed gate of auxiliary fort|
|The Lunt, 1986||Newcastle Museum||Aalen Limesmuseum||Chester Museum||Saalburg|
|reconstructed walls of legionary fort||reconstructed limes fortification||foundation of barracks for 1 century||foundation of barracks for 1 century||reconstructed barracks for 2 centuries|
|Xanten, Archaeological Park||Saalburg||Caerleon, legionary fortress||Caerleon, legionary fortress||Saalburg|
|parade of standard bearers||cuirass of Augustus of Prima Porta||relief of standards||relief of standards||standards with eagles||standards with pigs|
|Trajan's Column (cast from EUR)||Vatican Museum||cast from EUR||cast from EUR||replica from EUR||replica from EUR|
|standard with winged horse||pila, standards, flag||statue of aquilifer||drawing of aquilifer||drawing of general|
|replica from EUR||Mainz Landesmuseum||model from EUR||Mainz Landesmuseum||Mainz Landesmuseum|
|Trajan addressing troops||bust of Antoninus Pius in lacerna||drawing of centurion||tombstone of centurion (Caelius)||Praetorian guardsman||ancient bronze helmet|
|Trajan's Column (cast from EUR)||Capitoline Museum||Mainz Landesmuseum||Bonn, Rheinisches Landesmuseum||model from EUR||Munich Praehistorisches Museum|
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