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Будь-яка сьогоднішня демократична держава з високим рівнем життя не може почуватися у безпеці http://dneprcity.net/blogosfera/bud-yaka-sogodnishnya-demokratichna-derzhava-z-visokim-rivnem-zhittya-ne-mozhe-pochuvatisya-u-bezpeci/  Нещодавно видатний український історик Ярослав Грицак написав статтю про те, що у світі вже не буде впевненості, а всі пророцтва про «кінець історії» (це словосполучення запровадив Френсіс Фукуяма) не справдилися.

Roman centurians led the greatest military force and dominated ancient history.

History of war uniforms in one image.

History of war uniforms in one image.

Pretty cool quick visual reference: History of English war uniforms in one image,

Getting rid of the competition: Severus marched on Rome to oust Didius Julianus and had him decapitated on 1 June 193, then dismissed the Praetorian Guard and executed the soldiers who had killed Pertinax.

Historians claim metal armour dates from the middle ages. So what are these Romans wearing then? Hundreds of years before the middle ages? Even pre dating King Arthurs time by hundreds of years/

La legione...

The legions were not allowed into Rome itself, except during parades celebrating a great victory. Only the personal guards of the emperor, known as the Praetorian Guard, were allowed in the city limits.

Legionarios en combate, Segunda Guerra Dacia, c. 105 d.C.

Legionarios en combate, Segunda Guerra Dacia, c. 105 d.C.

Angus McBride Art Illustration from "Imperial Rome at War". Legionaries in combat during the Second Dacian War.

Imperial Roman Signifer - note the face mask helmet that was thought to be just for parade but was found on the battle field of Teutoburg forest.

Imperial Roman Signifier - Note the face mask helmet that was thought to be just for parade but was found on the battle field of Teutoburg forest.

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