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The macedonian phalanx - structure and organization
 
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A description of the macedonian phalanx structure during the Alexander and Diadochi age, based on later written Asclepiodotos and Aelian infantry manuals. Thank you for watching and please consider support us at https://www.patreon.com/syntagma. Source http://lukeuedasarson.com/GranicusNotes.html Credits : music - modified version of * Title: Drums of Fury * Composer: Alexander Hoff * Youtube Channel: https://goo.gl/9AGRKd
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Julius Caesar: Rubicon to Rome
 
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This video describes the the campaign of Julius Caesar in Italy, from January to March 49 BC, against the forces of the roman senate. After crossing the Rubicon river as a rebel against the republic with one legion only, Caesar swift advance throughout Italy ended with the capture of Rome and the withdrawal of the senate and Pompey forces in Greece. The events are based on Caesar's own account, with the chronology slightly modified in accordance to other sources and Cicero's dated letters from that period. Music by Filmstro Please consider support our channel at https://www.patreon.com/syntagma.
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The republican roman legion
 
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A description of the recruitment, equipment and tactics used by the mid republican roman legion, also known as manipular or polybian legion. The video is based on the Polybius - Histories and is more oriented towards the 2nd century BC format of the roman army. Music used Drums of Battle - Alexander Hoff Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4 International License. * Title: Drums of Battle * Composer: Alexander Hoff * Youtube Channel: https://goo.gl/9AGRKd Drums of rage - Alexander Hoff Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4 International License. * Title: Drums of Rage * Composer: Alexander Hoff * Youtube Channel: https://goo.gl/9AGRKd Daniele - Tension https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uGlTNx6hD9E
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Julius Caesar: Italia campaign - Siege of Brundisium
 
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Download War Robots NOW and get a huge starter pack: http://bit.ly/2DEpqiS 3D animation video about the siege of Brundisium that marked the end of the Italian campaign of Julius Caesar against Pompey. The description of the battle is based on Caesar's own account . Music made with Filmstro
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Phalanx vs Legion : Battle of Cynoscephalae
 
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The roman victory in the battle of Cynoscephalae ( 197 BC ) marked the end of the second macedonian war between Rome and Philip V, king of Macedon. The battle is considered one of the best examples of manipular roman legion superiority over the macedonian phalanx in terms of flexibility and combat maneuvering. The reconstruction of the battle is based on Polybius account from Histories,book 18 , 24-27. Thank you for watching and please consider support us at https://www.patreon.com/syntagma. Music credits : Ross Bugden - Rapture https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vja87ZXejyk modified versions of Daniele Tension and Tension Rmk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uGlTNx6hD9E https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SydiP37NMrI https://soundcloud.com/d4ni3l3
Views: 3426779 Syntagma