Asclepiodotus, Tactics

LCL 156: 244-245

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  • α΄. Περὶ τῆς φαλάγγων διαφορᾶς.
  • β΄. Περὶ τοῦ ἀριθμοῦ καὶ τῆς ὀνομασίας τῶν μερῶν τῆς φάλαγγος τῶν ὁπλιτῶν.
  • γ΄. Περὶ διατάξεως τῶν ἀνδρῶν τῆς τε καθ᾿ ὅλην τὴν φάλαγγα καὶ τῆς κατὰ μέρη.
  • δ΄. Περὶ διαστημάτων αὐτῶν.
  • ε΄. Περὶ τῶν ὅπλων τῆς τε συμμετρίας καὶ τοῦ εἴδους.
  • ϛ΄.1 Περὶ τῆς τῶν ψιλῶν τε καὶ πελταστῶν φάλαγγος καὶ τῆς τῶν μερῶν ταξεώς τε καὶ ὀνομασίας.
  • ζ΄. Περὶ τῆς τῶν ἱππέων φάλαγγος καὶ τῶν ὀνομασιῶν τῆς τε ὅλης καὶ τῶν μερῶν.
  • η΄. Περὶ ἁρμάτων.
  • θ΄. Περὶ ἐλεφάντων.
  • ι΄. Περὶ τῶν κοινῇ2 κατὰ τὴν κίνησιν ὀνομασιῶν.
  • ια΄. Περὶ τῶν ἐν ταῖς πορείαις σχηματισμῶν τῶν κατὰ συντάγματα.
  • ιβ΄. Περὶ τῶν κατὰ τὴν κίνησιν αὐτῶν προσταγμάτων.
  • 1ζ΄ F.
  • 2ΚΟΙΝΗ F.


Chapter Headings of the Tactics of Asclepiodotus the Philosopher

  • I. The different Branches of the Army.
  • II. The Strength and the Names of the Subdivisions of the Hoplite-halanx.
  • III. The Disposition of the Men both in the entire Army arid in its Subdivisions.
  • IV. The Intervals between the Soldiers.
  • V. The appropriate Size and Character of the Arms.
  • VI. The Phalanx of the light Infantry and of the Targeteers, and the Disposition and Names of its Subdivisions.
  • VII. The Phalanx of the Cavalry, and the Names of the whole Body as well as of its Subdivisions.
  • VIII. Chariots.
  • IX. Elephants.
  • X. The Terms in common Use for military Evolutions.
  • XI. The various Arrangements of the Divisions of the Army on the March.
  • XII. The Commands used in military Evolutions.
DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.asclepiodotus-tactics.1928