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Dando-Collins, \'Legions of Rome\'
Saw a book by Stephen Dando-Collins, Legions of Rome. It claims to be "the definitive history of every Imperial Roman legion". Potentially interesting - however, I understand from the thread on his book on the Great Fire that the forum members here take a dim view of his reliability! Just rapidly flicking through in the bookshop, something which immediately struck me as 'off' was assigning a shield emblem to every legion; my understanding was that - with one or two arguable exceptions - what these emblems were (or even if each legion did have its own design) is unknown.

Anyone know the book? If so, are my suspicions correct?
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Dando-Collins, \'Legions of Rome\' - by Carus Andiae - 02-08-2012, 10:12 PM
Re: Dando-Collins, \'Legions of Rome\' - by John1 - 02-09-2012, 08:57 PM
Dando-Collins, \'Legions of Rome\' - by Marius - 01-06-2014, 02:32 PM
Dando-Collins, \'Legions of Rome\' - by Renatus - 01-08-2014, 10:34 AM

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