Military Service

The scholarship available on military service in the Roman Army.

  • Alston, R., ‘Roman military pay from Caesar to Diocletian’, JRS 84, 1994, 113-23.
  • Baker, P.A., ‘Medicine, culture and military identity’, in G. Fincham, G. Harrison, R. Holland &
  • L. Revell (ed.), TRAC 2000. Proceedings of the Tenth Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference, Oxford, 2001, 48-68.
  • Campbell, J.B., ‘The marriage of soldiers under the empire’, JRS 68, 1978, 153-66.
  • Cowan, R., Roman Guardsman 62 BC-AD 324, Osprey, 2014.
  • Davies, R.W., ‘Ratio and opinio in Roman military documents’, Historia 16, 1967, 115-18.
  • Davies, R.W., ‘Joining the Roman army’, Bonner Jahrbücher 169, 1969, 208-32 in Davies 1989, 2-30.
  • Davies, R.W., ‘The Roman military diet’, Britannia 2, 1971, 122-42 in Davies 1989, 187-206.
  • Davies, R.W., ‘The daily life of the Roman soldier under the principate’, ANRW II.1, 1974, 299338 in Davies 1989, 33-68.
  • Gilliam, J.F., ‘Dura rosters and the constitutio Antoniniana’, Historia 14, 1965, 74-92.
  • Jackson, R., Doctors and Diseases in the Roman Empire, London, 1988, 112-37.
  • Phang, S.E., The Marriage of Roman Soldiers, 31BC – AD235. Law and Family in the Imperial Army, Leiden, 2001.
  • Phang, S.E., Roman Military Service. Ideologies of Discipline in the Late Republic and Early Principate, Cambridge, 2008.
  • Roxan, M., ‘The distribution of Roman military diplomas’, Epigraphische Studien 12, 1981, 265-86.
  • Saller, R.P. and Shaw, B.D., ‘Tombstones and Roman family relations in the principate: civilians, soldiers and slaves’, JRS 74, 1984, 124-56.
  • Scheidel, W., ‘The demography of the Roman imperial army’, Measuring Sex, Age and Death in the Roman Empire. Explorations in Ancient Demography, JRA Supplementary Series 21, Ann Arbor, 1996, 93-138.
  • Smith 1958.
  • Speidel, M.A., ‘Roman army pay scales’, JRS 82, 1992, 87-106.
  • Speidel, M.P., ‘The soldiers’ servants’, Ancient Society 20, 1989, 239-47.
  • Watson 1969.