Dr C. Jacob Butera is an assistant professor of Classics at the University of North Carolina at Asheville. He writes on the ancient military and commemoration, and has taught and travelled extensively in Greece, Italy, and the Mediterranean. Dr Matthew A. Sears is an associate professor of Classics and Ancient History at the University of New Brunswick in Canada. He writes on ancient history and culture, and has taught and travelled extensively in Greece and the Mediterranean.
... a must for military buffs and eager travelers, who should make it a necessary part of their travel kit when roaming the battlefields of ancient Greece. Maps, satellite photos and photographs are of superb quality, which contributes greatly to its usefulness. The editing is perfect, and so is the typography. --Bryn Mawr Classical Review ... this volume is serviceable as both a guidebook and a reference work. All in all, this useful work will appeal to a wide audience, from military buffs to historically minded tourists (and their guides), to students and scholars generally. Recommended. All readership levels. --Choice The book is excellent, both for the beginner and old hand at Ancient Military History. --A Wargamers Needful Things