Warrior wearing iron helmet and red cloak.
Ancient History

Roman Soldier: Life in the Army and Beyond

December 31, 2020

The heroic deeds of the Roman army are etched in history. It followed a strict hierarchy and its soldiers enjoyed a lot of benefits, if they survived through their military careers. […]

Ancient Roman military helmet on a white background.
Ancient History

Challenging Life of a Roman Soldier

December 31, 2020

A person had to undergo a grueling training of four months to become a Roman soldier. Once trained, a soldier had to obey all the orders of the centurion and fulfill all the responsibilities, including guarding the temporary marching camps. […]

Isolated illustration of a Roman Helmet with a scarlet plume.
Ancient History

Being a Soldier in the Roman Army

December 31, 2020

Roman soldiers helped their generals win crucial battles. Citizens, non-citizens and free subjects who were allied to Rome made up the formidable Roman army. […]

The 3D illustration of Amun and Horemheb.
Ancient History

The Final Pharaoh: Horemheb, the Army King

December 30, 2020

Horemheb was Tutankhamen’s deputy and was a military man. Probably, he became the king of Egypt with the help of his army. Later, he introduced changes in the Egyptian army. […]

Chains with a lock on the legs of a slave amidst stones. Chains at the ankle. The symbol of slavery
Ancient History

Duties and Life of a Roman Slave

December 30, 2020

The skills and master’s personality traits were very important factors in the life of a Roman slave and how they were treated. Their duties varied based on both their skills and the master’s life. […]

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