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Two significant representations of ancient Greek vase-paintings and frescoes on military topics

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Myths of British ancestry (by  Stephen Oppenheimer)

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Cataphractarii! (3) The cataphract cavalry in a period of 2,500 years

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Cataphractarii! (2) The cataphract cavalry in a period of 2,500 years

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Cataphractarii! (I) The cataphract cavalry in a period of 2,500 years

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On the Warfare in Ancient Israel and the Importance of Iron

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Crusader Military engineering: The Templar Fortress of Tartous

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Another Battle of Thermopylae found in palimpsest

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A case of Hellenic influence on the ancient Iberian weaponry: a Celtiberian helmet of Chalcidian type

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MIDDLE BYZANTINE FIGHTING TACTICS AGAINST MUSLIM ARMIES

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THE PHRYGOBOEOTIAN HELMET (IN MEMORIAM MIKHAEL GORELIK)

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SPOILS FROM THE SULTAN (part II): Arms and armour captured from the Turks in 1529-1683, in the Military History Museum of Vienna

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SPOILS FROM THE SULTAN (part I): Arms and armour captured from the Turks in 1529-1683, in the Military History Museum of Vienna

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LEONIDAS’ LUCKLESS BROTHER: DORIEUS THE SPARTAN

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Non-typical Samurai helmets and armor (Part II)

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Non-typical Samurai helmets and armor (Part I)

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Samurai Horse armour and equipment (part II)

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Samurai Horse armour and equipment (part I)

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MAKE IT JUST AS THE ENEMY’S (part II): European-inspired helmets and Continental Asiatic-inspired armour of the Philippines, Indonesia and Insular Malaysia

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MAKE IT JUST AS THE ENEMY’S (part I): European-inspired helmets and Continental Asiatic-inspired armour of the Philippines, Indonesia and Insular Malaysia

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TURANIC ARMS AND ARMOUR (part II)

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TURANIC ARMS AND ARMOUR (part I)

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ON THE MILITARY ARCHITECTURE OF TROY: Some remarks on the difficulty of conquering the city

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THE RETURN OF PAN

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Answering to a New Yorker author’s criticism on my articles about the Argonautica (& making an exception)

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MILITARY ENGINEERING and ARCHITECTURE IN MID-17th century EUROPE: MATTHIAS DOGEN’S TREATISE of 1647

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ROMA INVICTA (Part II): THE BATTLE OF THE SABIS (57 BC)

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ROMA INVICTA (Part I): Preparations and primary Operations of Caesar’s First war on the Belgae 

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THE JUAN JUAN KHANATE (NOMAD PEOPLES OF THE EURASIAN STEPPES)

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ON THE MILITARY ARCHITECTURE OF BABYLON DURING NEBUCHADNEZZAR’S REIGN (6th c BC)

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MAGNIFICENT VENDEL and VALSGäRDE HELMETS (part III)

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MAGNIFICENT VENDEL and VALSGäRDE HELMETS (part II)

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MAGNIFICENT VENDEL and VALSGäRDE HELMETS (part I)

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THE BATTLE OF STONES RIVER or BATTLE OF MURFREESBORO (Part II)

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THE BATTLE OF STONES RIVER or BATTLE OF MURFREESBORO (Part I)

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DIONYSIUS OF PHOCAEA: Ancient Greek admiral  and  corsair 

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KING ARTHUR (PART IIΙ): Some literary, archaeological and historical evidence

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KING ARTHUR (PART IΙ): Some literary, archaeological and historical evidence

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KING ARTHUR: Some literary, archaeological and historical evidence –PART I

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CANADIAN ARMIES ON THE WEB (Governmental site)

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 A SYNOPSIS OF THE  ANGLO-SCOTTISH HISTORICΟ-POLITICAL INTERACTIONS

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A SMALL SPARTA FAR AWAY FROM GREECE: THE  LIPARIAN ISLES

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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE POLISH HUSSARS (16th-17th cent.): Evolution, weaponry and tactics

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GERMANICS AND GERMANI (PRE-TEUTONIC): A ROMAN MISUNDERSTANDING?

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SOME SCENARIOS ON THE OUTCOME OF THE UKRAINIAN CRISIS

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THE SELINUNTIAN WARS of the 6th cent.BC.

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THE  LAND  BATTLE  OF  CUMAE,  ITALY (524 BC)

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ON THE SASSANID ARMY – Part II

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ON THE SASSANID PERSIAN ARMY – Part I

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FROM PROVINCES TO STATES: the Spanish Viceroyalties, audiencias and provinces in the Americas

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Aethelstan, Anglo-Saxon King of England

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HELMET TYPES OF THE LATE ROMAN CAVALRY

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UKRAINE: THE HISTORICAL ORIGINS OF MODERN DISUNITY

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THE GALLIC-CELTIC INVASION IN MACEDONIA & THRACE – CHANGES IN SOUTHERN GREEK TACTICS, Part II

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THE GALLIC-CELTIC INVASION IN MACEDONIA & THRACE – CHANGES IN SOUTHERN GREEK TACTICS, Part I

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TWILIGHT OF THE VIKING LONGSHIP

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THE FIRST ARAB ATTACK ON CONSTANTINOPLE (AD 674-678)

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ON THE PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE ANCIENT CELTS

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BREAKING THE ETERNITY OF ROME: THE GOTHS IN THE ROMAN EMPIRE

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ITALO-CORINTHIAΝ AND OSCO-ATTIC HELMETS: The Evolution of the Greek Helmets in Italy (8th-1st cent.BC)

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THE   IRISH   BRIGADE   in the American Civil War

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The face of mock battles – images of Roman cavalry helmets from Germania Inferior

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KING  ARTHUR, ARTHURIAN  LEGEND  AND  THE  SARMATIANS – PART II

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KING  ARTHUR, ARTHURIAN  LEGEND  AND  THE  SARMATIANS – PART  I

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THE  OTHER  MARATHON: THE  DECISIVE  VICTORY  OF  ATHENS  AGAINST  THE  DORIANS  (1000 BC )

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THE  BYZANTINE (EAST ROMAN) RHOMPHAIA

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ENGINEERING  PATIENTLY  A  GLOBAL  EMPIRE:  The  HAPSBURG  EXPANSION -PART  II

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ENGINEERING  PATIENTLY  A  GLOBAL  EMPIRE:  The  HAPSBURG  EXPANSION -PART  I

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DUMNORΙΧ OF THE AEDUI AGAINST CAESAR AND ROME  (PART  II)

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DUMNORΙΧ OF THE AEDUI AGAINST CAESAR AND ROME (PART  I)

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[republication  from  another site] Byzantine Sword type “Joshua”

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SURVIVAL  IN  THE  BACKWOODS:  THE  PENNSYLVANIA-KENTUCKY  RIFLE  AND  OTHER  STORIES

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Exploring the Limes Germanicus… images from Rome’s Germanic Frontier (part one)

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RES VITAE ET MORS: ROME,  CIMBRI AND TEUTONES

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 ARTHUR: KING OR COMMANDER?

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THE BATTLE OF ROCROI (1643)

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ON  THE  TRIBES  OF  ANCIENT  GAUL

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KING  ARTHUR:  A  SYNOPTIC  STUDY  on  his  Historicity  and  his  Deeds   

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GREEK  FIRE:  THE  SECRET  WEAPON  OF  THE  BYZANTINE  EMPIRE

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 The Blazing Career and Mysterious Death of “the Swedish Meteor” [Charles XII]

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NERO: THE HISTORICAL DISTORTION OF A REMARKABLE  MAN

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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR:  THE GEOPOLITICAL STRUGGLE & THE CLAIM ON  CANADA

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BYZANTINE  TACTICS  AND  STRATEGY  AGAINST  WESTERN  EUROPEAN  ARMIES

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THE  PRO-PERSIAN  ROLE  OF  THEBES & BOEOTIA  IN  THE  PERSIAN  WARS:  MYTH  AND  REALITY

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INCA  WARFARE:  THE  FIRST  PHASE  OF  THE  INCAN  CONQUESTS

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THE  UKNOWN  HISTORY  OF  THE  ATTIC/ATHENIAN  HELMET

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THE CONSOLIDATION OF THE CHINESE T’ANG EMPIRE

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ΑΝ  INTRODUCTION  TO  THE  HISTORY  OF  THE  INCAS  (with a list  of  the peoples  of  the  Imperial  Incan  army)

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7 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Joseph B.
    Nov 16, 2013 @ 23:52:34

    Your posts are superb! Congratulations.

    Reply

  2. Klaus Ziegler
    Dec 17, 2013 @ 12:36:56

    Pericles, may I remind you that you’ve forgotten to write the next article on the Incas.

    Reply

  3. Delving into History has reached 500,000 Views | Delving into History _ Periklis Deligiannis
    Jan 21, 2015 @ 09:44:37

  4. John Marin
    Jun 26, 2017 @ 19:09:42

    The very best in popular and learned history

    Reply

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