A Translation from Ancient Greek into English of Xenophon's Manual on the Duties of a Cavalry Commander

A Translation from Ancient Greek into English of Xenophon's Manual on the Duties of a Cavalry Commander

By: Ralph E. Doty (author), Xenophon (author)Hardback

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This text is the first translation of Xenophon's "Manual on the Duties of a Cavalry Commander" in over a century. Xenophon's straightforward, practical approach to leadership made this book a valuable military reference for as long as cavalry continued to be essential to warfare. Sections include: tactics; ambushes; deceiving the enemy; morale-building; discipline; drills; horsemanship - including units of resident aliens in the cavalry troop.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773415997
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 96
  • ID: 9780773415997
  • ISBN10: 0773415998

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