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Roman Artillery Attack


Mark Cartwright
by CA
published on 03 February 2014
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An image illustrating what a Roman artillery attack might have looked like. Centre is a ballista arrow-throwing device, in use between the 3rd century BCE and 4th century CE in Roman warfare.

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