In this book, the distinguished writer Edward Luttwak presents the grand strategy of the eastern Roman empire we know as Byzantine, which lasted more than twice as long as the more familiar western Roman empire. The Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire is a broad, interpretive account of Byzantine strategy, intelligence, and diplomacy over the course of eight centuries that will appeal to scholars, classicists, military history buffs, and professional soldiers.Overcoming their defeats of the 590s, in 626 they reached and besieged Constantinople with great numbers of Slav ... the overall material and moral state of the Byzantine army prevented regular and intensive training, the mounted archersanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire|
|Author||:||Edward N. Luttwak|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2009-11-15|