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The Legions under 8 Arms ... ib. Cavalry..... ---- 9 Auxiliaries . ... 10 Artillery ib.
Encampment - March ------------. - Number and Disposition of the Legions.... ib.
Navy ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .----------- 12 Amount of the whole Establishment ...
He attempts to reform the Army .......... ib Seditions of the Praetorian Guards, and
Murder of Ulpian-----..................... Danger of Dion Cassius Tumults of the Legions .
. Firmness of the Emperor ......... -- - --- Defects of his Reign and Character.
III. The military Officers Distinction of the Troops.. Reduction of the Legions..
Difficulty of Levies......... Increase of Barbarian Auxiliaries IV. Seven Ministers of
the Palace. 1. The Chamberlain........ 2. The Master of the Offices . 353 3. The
Instead of *:::::: his person and his legions to the arrows of the Parthians, he
obtained, by an honourable treaty, the restitution of the standards and prisoners
which had been . taken in the defeat of Crassus.(1) His generals, in the early part
At the very time when Domitian, confined to his palace, felt the terrors which he
inspired; his legions, under the command ... his success, by the easy reduction of
Ireland, for which, in his opinion, one legion and a few auxiliaries were sufficient.
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