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

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Replica of Vasa bronze cannon shot

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Large-scale recent expansion of European patrilineages shown by population resequencing

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ON THE PHRYGIAN HELMET

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British Have Changed Little Since Ice Age, Gene Study Says

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Porta Grecorum

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The emperor’s armour: Bronze statue of Hadrian from the legionary camp at Tel Shalem (Judaea), Israel Museum

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The fortress of Valletta 1566

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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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Analysis of ancient mitochondrial DNA gives insights into population movements in the Tarim Basin, China

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On the Warfare in Ancient Israel and the Importance of Iron

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Roman military footwear: Bronze caliga from an over life-size statue of a Roman cavalryman

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Crusader Military engineering: The Templar Fortress of Tartous

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War was central to Europe’s first civilisation (Minoan)- contrary to popular belief

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Admixture history and recent southern origins of Siberian populations

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Goths vs. Greeks: Epic Ancient Battle Revealed

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French Military Architecture in Malta

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Another Battle of Thermopylae found in palimpsest

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Stanford researchers find clues to the Baltic Crusades in animal bones, horses and the extinct aurochs

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

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Y Chromosome Evidence for Anglo-Saxon Mass Migration

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MIDDLE BYZANTINE FIGHTING TACTICS AGAINST MUSLIM ARMIES

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Roman engineering: The Hadrianic aqueduct of Caesarea Maritima, Israel

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THE PHRYGOBOEOTIAN HELMET (IN MEMORIAM MIKHAEL GORELIK)

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Ηow and where the Viking age began

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Dutch archaeologists discover the location of Caesar’s battle and massacre on the Tencteri and Usipetes tribes

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The genetic structure of the British population

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Bronze warship ram reveals secrets

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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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Genetic research uncovering the origins of the British people from prehistoric and historical populations

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Ancient genomes link early farmers to Basques

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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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[Republication]  The Indo-European Cradle from a Linguistic and Archaeological standpoint

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The figure-of-eight shield and other shield types of the Bronze Age Aegean (part II)

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The figure-of-eight shield and other shield types of the Bronze Age Aegean (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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Massive migration from the steppe as a source for Indo-European languages

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TIMUR (TAMERLANE) (part IΙ)

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TIMUR (TAMERLANE) (part I)

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[Republication:]  Phylogenetic Analysis of Haplogroup G1 Reveals Migrations of Iranic Speakers

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TURANIC ARMS AND ARMOUR (part II)

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TURANIC ARMS AND ARMOUR (part I)

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[Republication:]  The last Viking and his magical sword?

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

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MIDDLE BYZANTINE (EAST ROMAN) GENERIC TACTICS AND STRATEGY (Part II)

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MIDDLE BYZANTINE (EAST ROMAN) GENERIC TACTICS AND STRATEGY (Part I)

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THE RETURN OF PAN

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[Republication:] A million Vikings still live among the British people

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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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JASON’S ARGONAUTS (part II): a Historical and Geopolitical approach to the myth of the Argonautica

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JASON’S ARGONAUTS: a Historical and Geopolitical approach to the myth of the Argonautica (part I)

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ΤΗΕ GELOAN WAR MACHINE (ANCIENT SICILY)- PART II

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ΤΗΕ GELOAN WAR MACHINE (ANCIENT SICILY)- PART I

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ROME’S FEROCIOUS 2nd CELTIBERIAN WAR (154-133 BC) (part II)

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ROME’S FEROCIOUS 2nd CELTIBERIAN WAR (154-133 BC) (part I)

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

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[Republication:] New Branch Added to European Family Tree

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FIGHTING TACTICS and Strategy of the Middle Byzantine Armies against Slavs & Eurasian Steppe Peoples – PART II

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FIGHTING TACTICS and Strategy of the Middle Byzantine Armies against Slavs & Eurasian Steppe Peoples – PART I

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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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HOPLITE  PHALANX: WHERE  IT  WAS  INVENTED?

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THE SPANISH ARMADA CONQUERS ENGLAND (1588) (Part ΙI): AN HISTORICAL SCENARIO

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THE SPANISH ARMADA CONQUERS ENGLAND (1588): AN HISTORICAL SCENARIO- Part Ι

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ON SOME POSSIBLE ‘SEA PEOPLES’ SETTLEMENTS IN SICILY, SARDINIA AND CORSICA (Bronze Age)

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

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THE HOPLITE PHALANX IN COMBAT (HOPLITE TACTICS)

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THE EARLY MUSLIM ARABS (Part II): Origins, Unification and Warfare

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THE EARLY MUSLIM ARABS (Part I): Origins, Unification and Warfare

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

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THE BATTLE OF PLATAEA, 479 BC (Part II)

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THE BATTLE OF PLATAEA, 479 BC (Part I)

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CAPPADOCIANS, ARMENIANS and GREEKS IN BYZANTINE EASTERN ASIA MINOR: AN ETHNOLINGUISTIC APPROACH

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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  SEA  BATTLE  OF  CUMAE,  474  BC

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Delving into History has reached 500,000 Views

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ETRUSCAN HELMETS

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TO BE A FRANK: ON THE ETHNIC EVOLUTION OF THE EARLY FRANKS, ESPECIALLY OF THE MODERN NETHERLANDS and BELGIUM

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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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ROME MUST BE DESTROYED   (Part II)

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ROME MUST BE DESTROYED: What if Alexander the Great had not died so young?

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ETRUSCAN WARFARE: ARMY ORGANIZATION AND TACTICS (Part II)

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ETRUSCAN WARFARE: ARMY ORGANIZATION AND TACTICS (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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TWO UKRAINES:  What you need to know on the ethno-historical causes of the ongoing crisis

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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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[republication  from  another site] Harold Bluetooth’s Vikings were Polish mercenaries

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ARMOUR OF THE SPARTANS and other Lacedaemonians

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

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TWILIGHT OF THE MACEDONIAN PHALANX 

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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 PHOENICIAN-GREEK STRUGGLE IN SICILY &THE FOUNDING OF SELINUS (7th-6th c. BC.)

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THE  LAND  BATTLE  OF  CUMAE,  ITALY (524 BC)

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[republication  from  another site]  How Computer Science Has Changed Warfare

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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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HOPLITE  TACTICS:  THE  HOPLITE  PHALANX

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

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[republication  from  another site]  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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[republication  from  another site] The Art of War

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[republication  from  another site]  A History of Slavery and Genocide Is Hidden in Modern DNA

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TWILIGHT OF THE VIKING LONGSHIP

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AFTER KING ARTHUR: A synoptic study on THE FATE OF THE BRITONS

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

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ΤΗΕ BOSPORAN KINGDOM (CIMMERIAN BOSPORUS) – PART II

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ΤΗΕ BOSPORAN KINGDOM (CIMMERIAN BOSPORUS) – PART I

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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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[republication  from  another site] Alfred the Great, Anglo-Saxon King of Wessex

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TO  BE  A  SPARTAN –  PART II

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TO BE A SPARTAN: SPARTAN PSYCHOLOGY AND LIVING – PART I

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THE   IRISH   BRIGADE   in the American Civil War

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[republication  from  another site] 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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BIRTH OF THE STORMERS OF ROME: ON THE GOTHIC ETHNOGENESIS AND MIGRATIONS

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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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MASSALIA  (MARSEILLE):  FORGOTTEN   ANCIENT   SEA   POWER   –   PART   II

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MASSALIA  (MARSEILLE):  FORGOTTEN  ANCIENT  SEA  POWER  –  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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[republication  from  another site]  Exploring the Limes Germanicus… images from Rome’s Germanic Frontier (part one)

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THE SPARTAN ‘AGOGE’ (socio-military education & training) – PART II

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THE SPARTAN ‘AGOGE’ (socio-military education & training) – PART I

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RES VITAE ET MORS: ROME, CIMBRI AND TEUTONES–  PART  II

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RES VITAE ET MORS: ROME,  CIMBRI AND TEUTONES– PART I

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[republication  from  another site] ARTHUR: KING OR COMMANDER?

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QUADRIREME, QUINQUEREME, DECEMEREME &other multumeremes – PART II , The origins of the colossal warships of the Hellenistic Era

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QUADRIREME, QUINQUEREME, DECEMEREME &other multumeremes – PART I , The origins of the colossal warships of the Hellenistic Era

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THE  BATTLE  OF  THE  KALKA  RIVER – PART  II  , Russia  faces  the  Mongol  threat

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THE  BATTLE  OF  THE  KALKA  RIVER – PART I , Russia faces the Mongol threat

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[republication  from  another site]  THE BATTLE OF ROCROI (1643)

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BATTLE  OF  THE  RIVER  THATIS – PART III

Scythians, Sarmatians and Greeks struggling in the Cimmerian Bosporus

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BATTLE  OF  THE  RIVER  THATIS  –  PART  II

Scythians, Sarmatians  and Greeks  struggling  in  the Cimmerian  Bosporus

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BATTLE  OF  THE  RIVER  THATIS  –  PART  I 

Scythians, Sarmatians  and Greeks  struggling  in  the Cimmerian  Bosporus

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THE  ORGANISATION  AND  THE  HIERARCHY  OF    THE  MYCENAEAN  ARMIES

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

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THE    HOPLITE    SHIELDS

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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  HEYDAY  OF  THE  ATHENIAN  NAVY  AND  FLEET

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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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XANTHIPPOS  THE  SPARTAN:  REFORMING  THE  DISPIRITED  CARTHAGINIAN  ARMY

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THE  “SEA  PEOPLES”:  HISTORY,  WEAPONRY  AND  A  DETAILED  LIST  OF  THEIR  TRIBES  (13th-12th  century  BC)

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THE  UKNOWN  HISTORY  OF  THE  ATTIC/ATHENIAN  HELMET

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CONFRONTING  DESPERATELY  THE  INVADER:  A  strategic  analysis  of  Memnon’s  war  plan  against  Alexander  the  Great(334  BC)  (IN  MEMORIAM   PETER  CONNOLLY)

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THE  HOPLITE  SWORDS

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A  CONTRIBUTION  TO  THE  STUDY  OF  THE  SPARTAN  NAVY – PART  II

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A  CONTRIBUTION  TO  THE  STUDY  OF  THE  SPARTAN  NAVY – PART  I

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THE HEPHTHALITES (WHITE HUNS) AND THE GENESIS OF THE AVARS

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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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5 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

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