The Battle of Cannae
Hannibal's Greatest VictoryBook - 1994
Regarded as one of the greatest battles in history, the Battle of Cannae was the most catastrophic defeat ever suffered by the Roman Army. The battle is a masterpiece of battlefield control and Hannibal's stratagem has become a model of the perfectly fought battle, studied in detail at military academies all over the world. This fascinating account reconstructs the battle in detail as well as studying Hannibal's Italian campaign in general, with particular attention to the battles of the Trebbia and Lake Trasimene.
Publisher: London : Osprey Pub., 1994.
Branch Call Number: 937/.04/Hea 3588mb 1
Characteristics: 96 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps.