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date: 24 May 2024

De Re Militari 

The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Eric McGeerEric McGeer

(On Warfare), conventional title of an anonymous, untitled military treatise dealing with campaign tactics mainly but not exclusively beyond the northwestern frontiers of the empire. The author, a plain stylist and an experienced soldier, envisions an army of about 25,000 men under the emperor's personal command and sets forth the proper procedures for preparing the expeditionary ... ...

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