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Last stand by the Romans at the battle of Adrianople - 378 CE. Art by Angus McBride

Roman auxiliary cavalrymen, recruited from Celtic tribes, burn a Marcomanni (a Germanic tribe) village, 1st/2nd cent. AD - art by Angus McBride

The Lost Treasure Chestfrom The Lost Treasure Chest

Legionarios del ejército de César en acción en Galia central, c. 52 a.C.

Battle of Alesia by Angus McBride

Germanic Warrior - ANNEE 55 av JC: Germains et Bretons, 1) Campagne contre les USIPETES et les TENCTERES, 5: Mais à peine les 2 nations se mettent d'accord, que la cavalerie romaine (5000 hommes) est attaquée par celle ennemie largement inférieure en nombre (800 cavaliers) et mise en déroute. CESAR aligne immédiatement ses légions en ordre de bataille en 3 lignes, et attaque à son tour par surprise l'armée ennemie, sans chef, car ils ont été arrêtés quelque temps auparavant au camp de César

Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians, leads her Saxon warriors against Danish Vikings at Derby, central England, 917 AD - art by Angus McBride

Hannibal Barca -Hannibal, son of Hamilcar Barca(247 – 183/182 BC)[was a Punic Carthaginian military commander, generally considered one of the greatest military commanders in history. His father, Hamilcar Barca, was the leading Carthaginian commander during the First Punic War, his younger brothers were Mago and Hasdrubal, and he was brother-in-law to Hasdrubal the Fair.