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The Ancient Roman Military
Ancient Rome had many soldiers who made up their powerful military. After 650 BC, the Etruscans became dominant in Italy and expanded into north-central Italy.
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The Ancient Egyptian Military
They were defended naturally from attack by geography and were united as a people. The deserts protected the flanks of Egypt, while their northern border was protected by the Mediterranean Sea. During the Middle Kingdom, between 2030 BC – 1640 BC, the Pharaoh’s struggled to hold on to Egyptian power. They needed to protect their trade routes and resources now more than ever. The era of their complete military dominance was now in the past.