This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
1 Hoplites, because of their heavy equipment, were ineffective in a pursuit, especially when an enemy fled, as in “the battle” of I. viii., long before they were within striking distance. Horsemen, of course, were at their best in following up a routed enemy.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.