The Usborne Official Roman Soldier’s Handbook

By Lucia Fabricius Imperiosa

Do you know how to march in step?  Or what a scorpion catapult looks like? Or why a tortoise is handy in battle? You’ll need to know all this and more if you join the Roman Army.  But don’t worry!  This handbook is the perfect survival guide.  And don’t just take our word for it:

“Great advice for the novice soldier.”  The Colosseum Chronicle

“A classic! I wish it had been around when I started out.” Julius Caesar