Oxbow Advent Calendar 2022 – Day 2

Weapons & Warfare

Day 2 of our Oxbow Advent is sure to provide excitement as we look into weapons and warfare!

Use code ADVENT02 when shopping at Casemate Academic to get 50% off these five books. This code is valid for today only, offer ending midnight.

Romans at War

The Roman Military in the Republic and Empire

Simon Elliott

A fully illustrated account of the Roman military in the Republican and Imperial periods.



304 Pages

Bosworth 1485

A Battlefield Rediscovered

Glenn Foard, Anne Curry

Bosworth stands alongside Naseby and Hastings as one of the three most iconic battles ever fought on English soil. Fought on 22 August 1485, it bought to an end the dynastic struggle known as the Wars of the Roses and heralded the dawn of the Tudor dynasty.



240 Pages

Before the Military Revolution

European Warfare and the Rise of the Early Modern State 1300–1490

Alexander Querengässer

Examines European Warfare in the late Middle Ages from 1300 to 1490, arguing that economic changes during this period are among the most fundamental in the military and political organisation in Europe until the rise of the constitutional state around 1800.



240 Pages

Vikings at War

Kim Hjardar, Vegard Vike

A comprehensive account of the Viking art of war, weapons and the history of their conquests



400 Pages

Ancient Greeks at War

Warfare in the Classical World from Agamemnon to Alexander

Simon Elliott

A lavishly illustrated overview of the history of Greek warfare.



304 Pages