A second type of issue is that author does not explicitly acknowledge and treat as such the assumptions he makes.
When buying this book I was hoping it would put a little more focus on the battle tactics of the phalanx, its manoeuvers, strengths, weaknessess, etc.
Angus McBride is my favorite artist with Osprey but I would easy purchase another book with Ms Hooks illustrations.
This is the first review I'm writing and it's because I have to voice my dissapointment. Maybe I had wrong expectations. Read morePublished on July 17, 2011 by olamaan
I was quite impressed with the quality of the book. Not all used books are this good.Published on October 23, 2009 by Angel Wiccan
The dealer was great. The price I paid was good but the booklet is kind of thin for full price. The information seemed solid and extended my knowledge on this topic which I admit... Read morePublished on October 3, 2008 by Dwight E. Howell
The text is adquate, but it's pretty hard to forgive sub-par illustration in an Osprey title. Christa Hook's work is relentlessly dreary. Read morePublished on April 7, 2008 by Corporal Trim
Besides the fact that as an active wargamer i was expecting to see something better on the issue of painted pictures which are not good, i also despise the fact that the author... Read morePublished on April 20, 2007 by Evaggelos Charatsis