Note 002
'General Observations on the Fall of the Roman Empire In The West' — Gibbon's "Decline & Fall"

See the inestimable remains of the sixth book of Polybius, and many other parts of his general history, particularly a digression in the seventeenth book [1. xviii. c. 12-15], in which he compares the phalanx and the legion.

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