Why is Alexander the Great considered the most powerful war general of all time? How did the ancient Romans defend such a vast empire? What was life like for a Spartan soldier? How did the Egyptians develop Bronze Age weapons? Why did the ancient Persians invent the scythed chariot? Learn the answers to those questions and much more in this exciting series about ancient warfare. Stunning primary source images, diagrams, and fascinating facts make ancient history fun, interesting, and easy to understand.