Why were there no archers in the Roman legions?

Simply because the Romans clearly divided the tasks of the legion, heavy infantry, and auxilia, light infantry, and armed with throwing weapons of various kinds: darts, bows and arrows and slings. Initially, auxilia was recruited […]

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Why did no ancient state copy the Roman legion?

For centuries, the Roman legions were invincible. Thanks to them, the Roman Empire expanded its possessions over a vast territory: from Britain to Armenia. Rome at all times had many enemies, and often no less […]

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5 X-Men who can single-handedly defeat Superman

Good day. In the vast comic book universe, there are few superheroes who have anything to offer Superman in combat . He pretty much represents the complete package of the ultimate superhero – amazing ability, […]

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5 school misconceptions about Byzantium

Traditionally, much fewer articles, books and programs were published about Byzantium than about Ancient Rome, which contributed to the spread of various myths and misconceptions about it. 1. The state was called the Byzantine Empire, […]

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