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The Military Officers * - - 56 Distinčtion of the Troops - - 59 Redućtion of the
Legions - - 62 Difficulty of Levies - - - 64. Encrease of Barbarian Auxiliaries - 66 IV
. Seven Ministers of the Palace - - 68 1. The Chamberlain - o - 69 2. The Master of
... the book of mandates placed on a table, covered with a rich carpet, and
illuminated by four tapers; the allegorical figures of the provinces which they
governed; or the appellations and standards of the troops whom they
commanded. Some of ...
... Praetorian bands; but after those haughty troops had been weakened by
Diocletian, and finally suppressed by Constantine, the praefects, who survived
their fall, were reduced without difficulty to the station of useful and obedient
field, under their immediate orders, the flower of c H A P. the Roman troops; and
at length, by a fingular revolution, the captains of the guards were transformed
into the civil magistrates of the provinces. According to the plan of government ...
... the one for the cavalry, the other for the infantry; and though each of these
illustrious officers was more peculiarly responfible for the discipline of those
troops which were under his immediate inspection, they both indifferently
commanded in ...
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