Info

Ancient Warfare Podcast

Discussions from Ancient Warfare Magazine. Why did early civilisations fight? Who were their Generals? What was life like for the earliest soldiers? Ancient Warfare Magazine will try and answer these questions. Warfare minus two thousand years.
RSS Feed Subscribe in Apple Podcasts
Ancient Warfare Podcast
2021
May
April
March
February
January


2020
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2019
December
November
October
September
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2018
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2017
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2016
December
November
September
July
June
May
March
February


2015
December
November
October
July
June
May
March
February
January


2014
October
July
June
May
January


2013
December
November
August
May
February
January


2012
October
July
April
March
February


2011
November
September
July
May
March
February


2010
December
November
October
September
April
March


2009
December
November
October
August
July
March
January


2008
December
September
June
April
February


All Episodes
Archives
Now displaying: October, 2020
Oct 30, 2020

Murray gets to grips with Austin's question when he asks 'Achaemenid Persian Immortals, what do we know about them, how did they fight, how where they used etc'.

If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

Enjoy the podcast? Why not become a patron?

Oct 23, 2020

Robert asks, 'Was the Roman Army of the later Roman Empire really that bad as everyone believes? Were they really a shadow of the republican and early empire legions? Although they were defeated at Adrianople, other than that battle, they seemed to have done rather well against foreign enemies but were just stretched too thin and always involved in civil strife.'


If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

Enjoy the podcast? Why not become a patron?
https://www.patreon.com/ancientwarfarepodcast

Oct 16, 2020

J.Soth listening via youtube asks, 'didn't the Roman's employ phalanx tactics premaniple era?'

If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

Enjoy the podcast? Why not become a patron?

Oct 9, 2020

'Before emerging as the greatest power in the Mediterranean world, Rome spent many centuries in relative obscurity, developing and refining new military tactics and structures that would set it up for unprecedented success.'

The ancient warfare team discuss the latest issue of the magazine Ancient Warfare XIV.2, Rise of the Legion: The Development of the Roman Army.

Oct 2, 2020

Jasper answers the question from patron Carlos, 'how did the Romans adapt to the mainly cavalry armies of the Parthians and later Sassanids?'

If you have any questions email Jasper at editor@ancient-warfare.com

Enjoy the podcast? Why not become a patron?

1