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A Collection of Unmitigated Pedantry

A look at history and popular culture.

  • By Bret C Devereaux
  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly one post per week
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Most recent posts

Collections: On the Reign of Alexander III of Macedon, the Great? Part I
This week, in part as a follow-on to our series on the contest between Hellenistic armies and Roman legions, I wanted to take the opportunity to talk about Alexander III, who you almost certainly know …
On , by Bret Devereaux, 7,325 words
Fireside Friday, May 10, 2024
Fireside this week! Next week, with luck, I’ll have my ‘On the Reign of Alexander III of Macedon’ up as an addendum to our discussion of Hellenistic armies. But in the meantime, it is a …
On , by Bret Devereaux, 4,037 words
Collections: Phalanx’s Twilight, Legion’s Triumph, Part V: Epilogue
This is the fifth part of our four(ish) five part1 (Ia, Ib, IIa, IIb, IIIa, IIIb, IVa, IVb, IVc) look at how the Roman legions were able to overcome the Macedonian sarisa phalanx in the …
On , by Bret Devereaux, 5,914 words