Pydna, battle of

Nikola Čašule

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Fought on June 22, 168, between the forces of Rome commanded by the consul L. Aemilius Paullus and those of Macedon under king Perseus, the battle of Pydna was the decisive military engagement of the Third Macedonian War.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Encyclopedia of ancient history
EditorsRoger S. Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B. Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine R Huebner
Place of PublicationMalden, MA
PublisherWiley-Blackwell, Wiley
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)9781444338386
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes


  • Greek history
  • military history
  • Roman history


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