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Eager for glory

Lindsay Powell

Eager for glory

the untold story of Drusus the Elder, conqueror of Germania

by Lindsay Powell

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Published by Pen & Sword Millitary in Barnsley .
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    Subjects:
  • Army,
  • Officers,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-225).

    StatementLindsay Powell
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG292.7.D7 P69 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvi, 234 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25164627M
    ISBN 10184884333X
    ISBN 109781848843332
    LC Control Number2011456138
    OCLC/WorldCa755911837

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    EAGER FOR GLORY by Lindsay Powell. Subject: Early Warfare The Untold Story of Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus Drusus the Elder, Conqueror of Germania. He was one of the most extraordinary figures of Caesar Augustus’s family, and the original conqueror of Germania Magna. Yet for too long his life and exploits have been consigned to footnotes in the annals of the Roman Empire. EAGER BEAVER Requirement I Pledge Jesus loves Name: 1 me and want to do my best for Him the power and the glory forever. Date: Amen. Requirement 3 Rememb EAGER BEAVER er the SABBATH hol y. it Date. EAGER BEAVER Books read to me Book I Book I Book 1 Name Bible Story - Nature Book Story - New Book -.


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Apr 19,  · Eager for Glory book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Drusus the Elder was regarded by the Romans as the first conqueror o 4/5.

Feb 03,  · Lindsay Powell writes for Ancient Warfare magazine and his articles have also appeared in Military Heritage and Strategy and Tactics. He is author of the highly acclaimed Marcus Agrippa: Right-Hand Man of Caesar Augustus, Germanicus: The Magnificent Life and Mysterious Death of Rome's Most Popular General and Eager for Glory: The Untold Story of Drusus the Elder, Conqueror of Germania, /5(24).

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. /5(23). Sep 19,  · "This ground-breaking book will appeal to all interested in ancient world history, biography, military history and adventure stories, Eager for glory book will be of particular interest to those studying classics in academia, Roman period re-enactment and numismatics." Heritage and History "Eager for Glory is worthy of a place on the shelf of any ancient Brand: Pen and Sword.

Book Review of Eager for Glory - Powell gives a solid account of the life and times of Drusus with an enviable lightness of literary touch. More to the point, he pulls off the difficult task of putting Drusus career into the context of the political machinations of the early empire.

Dec 30,  · Eager for Glory brings this heroic figure back to life for a modern audience. Drusus was a stepson of Augustus, the first Roman emperor, through his marriage to Livia. As a commander he led daring campaigns by sea and land that pushed the northern frontiers of Rome's empire to the Elbe River.4/5(29).

Eager for Glory brings this heroic figure back to life for a modern audience. Drusus was a stepson of Augustus through his marriage to Livia.

As a military commander he led daring campaigns by sea and land that pushed the northern frontiers of Rome’s empire to the Elbe River. Eager for Glory | Drusus the Elder (Nero Claudius Drusus) was regarded by the Romans as the first conqueror of Germania (western Germany) and a hero in the mold of Alexander the Great.

Yet there has never been a full volume dedicated to his remarkable story, achievements and legacy. Eager for Glory is an objective and thoroughly researched account, written in a lucid narrative style, which reveals the author's passion for the period.

About The Author Lindsay Powell writes for Ancient Warfare magazine and his articles have also appeared in Military Heritage and Strategy and Tactics. Eager for Glory describes the life of Rome forgotten generals and his campaign in Germany against the tribes that operate in this region.

The key campaigns are covered and the tactics used is also detail. Book is well written and easy to virtuosobs.coms: 1.

Eager for Glory brings this heroic figure back to life for a modern audience. Drusus was a stepson of Augustus through his marriage to Livia. As a military commander he led daring campaigns by sea and land that pushed the northern frontiers of Rome’s empire to the Elbe virtuosobs.com: Pen & Sword Books.

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Eager for Glory, The Untold Story of Drusus the Elder - Lindsay Powell The book then has a summary and assessment of the life of Drusus and events in Germania that followed his death, with the disaster under Varus and the follow up campaign launched by Drusus' son Germanicus that was practically a carbon copy of his father's invasion plan.

Author: Carojon. Eager for Glory brings this heroic figure back to life for a modern audience. Drusus was a stepson of Augustus through his marriage to Livia. As a military commander he led daring campaigns by sea and land that pushed the northern frontiers of Rome’s empire to the Elbe River.

He oversaw one of the largest developments of military. Drusus the Elder was regarded by the Romans as the first conqueror of Germania (The Netherlands and Germany) and a hero in the mold of Alexander the Great. Yet there has never been a full volume dedicated to his remarkable story, achievements and legacy.

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Drusus was a stepson of Augustus through his marriage to Livia. As a military commander he led daring campaigns by sea and land that pushed the northern frontiers of Rome's empire to the Elbe River.

Powell narrates the daring exploration and long-distance combat of Drusus' Bellum Germanicum. At the book's end we learn of Rome's reaction to Drusus' unexpected death, his (until recently) fading legacy, and an assessment of the man.

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Eager for Glory brings this heroic figure back to life for a modern audience. Drusus was a stepson of Augustus, the first Roman emperor, through his marriage to Livia. As a commander he led daring campaigns by sea and land that pushed the northern frontiers of Rome's empire to the Elbe River.

Jun 13,  · Eager for Glory_Layout 1 24/02/ Page xxxv. Preface xxxv Arbalo. The Germanic tribes, their warriors and their fighting techniques are described, in .Mar 23,  · Buy Eager for Glory by Lindsay Powell from Waterstones today!

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