Professor Boris Rankov

  1. 2017
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    The frontier fleets: what were they and what did they do?

    Rankov, N. 2017 Roman Frontier Studies 2009: Proceedings of the XXI International Congress of Roman Frontier Studies (Limes Kongress) held at Newcastle upon Tyne in Augusts 2009. Hodgson, N., Bidwell, P. & Sclachtmann, J. (eds.). Oxford: Archaeopress, Vol. Roman Archaeology 25, p. 590-592 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  3. 2015
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    Some observations on the proposed Roman date for the Valu lui Traian

    Rankov, N. 2015 Understanding Roman Frontiers: A Celebration for Professor Bill Hanson. Breeze, D., Jones, R. & Oltean, I. (eds.). Edinburgh: John Donald, p. 70-81 12 p. 5

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  5. 2013
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    Piraeus

    Rankov, B. 2013 Shipsheds of the Ancient Mediterranean. Blackman, D. & Rankov, B. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 420-488

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Published

    Shipsheds of the Ancient Mediterranean

    Rankov, B., Blackman, D. J., Baika, K., Gerding, H., McKenzie, J. & Pakkanen, J. 2013 Cambridge: CUP.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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    Slipping and Launching

    Rankov, B. 2013 Shipsheds of the Ancient Mediterranean. Blackman, D. & Rankov, B. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 102-123

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  9. 2012
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    On the speed of ancient oared ships: the crossing of L. Aemilius Paullus from Brindisi to Corfu in 168 BC

    Rankov, B. 2012 Trireme Olympias: The Final Report. Rankov, B. (ed.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 145-151 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  11. Published

    The dimensions of the ancient trireme: a reconsideration of the evidence

    Rankov, B. 2012 Trireme Olympias: The Final Report. Rankov, B. (ed.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 225-230 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  12. Published

    Trajan and the peregrini: the career of Q. Geminius Sabinus

    Rankov, B. 2012 Visions de l'Occident romain: hommages a Yann Le Bohec. Paris: Boccard, p. 581-94 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  13. 2010
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    ‘A War of Phases: Strategies and Stalemates 264-241’

    Rankov, B. 2010 D. Hoyos (ed.), A Companion to the Punic Wars . Oxford/Chicago: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 149-66 27 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  15. 2009
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    A 'secret of empire' (imperii arcanum): an unacknowledged factor in Roman imperial expansion

    Rankov, B. 2009 The Army and Frontiers of Rome: Papers offered to David J. Breeze on the occasion of his sixty-fifth birthday and his retirement from Historic Scotland. Hanson, W. S. (ed.). Portsmouth, Rhode Island: Journal of Roman Archaeology, p. 163-172 (Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series; no. 74)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  17. Published

    The Trireme

    Rankov, B. 2009 Sailing into the Past. Learning from Replica Ships. Bennett, J. (ed.). Barnsley: Seaforth, p. 34-51

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  18. 2008
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    An hypothetical reconstruction: the Olympias trireme

    Rankov, B. 2008 Historical Boat and Ship Replicas. Conference Proceedings on the Scientific Perspectives and the Limits of Boat and Ship Replicas, Torgelow 2007. Springmann, M-J. & Wernicke, H. (eds.). p. 129-33

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  20. Published

    Roman ship sheds and Roman ships

    Rankov, B. 2008 The Maritime World of Ancient Rome. Hohlfelder, R. (ed.). p. 51-67 (Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome. Supplement)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  21. 2007
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    Roman military forces in the late Republic and the Principate

    Rankov, B. 2007 Cambridge History of Greek and Roman Warfare Vol. 2. Sabin, P., van Wees, H. & Whitby, M. (eds.). Cambridge: CUP, p. 30-75

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. Published

    Salamis, Battle of

    Rankov, B. 2007 Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History. Hattendorf, J. (ed.). New York: OUP, Vol. 3, p. 479-82

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  24. Published

    The Olympias trireme reconstruction: a 'floating hypothesis' and its successor projects

    Rankov, B. 2007 Historic Ships. Royal Institution of Naval Architects International Conference 21-22 February, 2007. p. 49-59

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  25. Published

    The origins of the frumentarii

    Rankov, B. 2007 Acta XII Congressus Internationalis Epigraphiae Graecae et Latinae, Barcelona 3-8 September 2002. p. 1169-72

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  26. Published

    Wars, Maritime: The Peloponnesian War

    Rankov, B. 2007 Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History. Hattendorf, J. (ed.). New York: OUP, Vol. 4, p. 311-15

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  27. 2006
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    Ancient Mediterranean ship sheds

    Rankov, B. 2006 Grossbootshaus - Zentrum und Herrschaft. Grimm, O. (ed.). p. 249-263

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  29. Published

    Do rivers make good frontiers?

    Rankov, B. 2006 Limes XIX. Proceedings of the XIXth International Congress of Roman Frontier Studies held in Pecs, Hungary (September, 2003). p. 175-181

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. Published

    Les frumentarii et la circulation de l’information entre les empereurs romains et les provinces

    Rankov, B. 2006 La circulation de l’information dans les états antiques. Capdetrey, L. & Nelis-Clément, J. (eds.). Bordeaux: Ausonius, p. 129-140

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  31. Published

    Roman warships in the Mare Externum

    Rankov, B. 2006 Mar Exterior. El Occidento atlántico en época romana.Congreso Internacional Pisa, Santa Croce in Fossabanda, 6-9 de noviembre de 2003. p. 61-70

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  32. 2004
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    Breaking down boundaries: the experience of the multi-disciplinary Olympias project

    Rankov, B. 2004 Archaeology and Ancient History. Breaking down the boundaries. Sauer, E. (ed.). London/New York: Routledge, p. 49-61

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  34. Published

    Galleys and warships

    Rankov, B. 2004 Seventy Great Inventions of the Ancient World. London: Thames and Hudson, p. 200-204

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  35. Published

    Morrison, John Sinclair (1913-2000)

    Rankov, B. 2004 New Dictionary of National Biography. Matthew, C. & Harrison, B. (eds.). Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  36. Published

    The Maritime World of Ancient Rome

    Blackman, D. J. & Rankov, N. B. 2004 In : International Journal of Nautical Archaeology. 33, 1, p. 173-5

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. 2002
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    Now you see it, now you don't. The British fleet in Vegetius IV.37

    Rankov, B. 2002 Limes XVIII. Proceedings of the XVIIIth International Congress of Roman Frontier Studies held in Amman, Jordan (September, 2000) Vol. II. Freeman, P., Bennett, J., Fiema, Z. T. & Hoffmann, B. (eds.). p. 921-4 (British Archaeological Reports, International Series)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. 2001
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    Antony, Mark

    Rankov, B. 2001 The Oxford Companion to Military History. Holmes, R. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 62

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  41. Published

    Boudicca

    Rankov, B. 2001 The Oxford Companion to Military History. Holmes, R. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 143

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  42. Published

    Masada, siege of

    Rankov, B. 2001 The Oxford Companion to Military History. Holmes, R. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 556-7

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  43. Published

    Roman civil war

    Rankov, B. 2001 The Oxford Companion to Military History. Holmes, R. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 781-2

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  44. 2000
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    Commentarii, autobiography and Tacitus' Agricola

    Rankov, B. 2000 In : Journal for the Promotion of Classical Studies (Korea). 8, p. 93-120

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    The Athenian Trireme

    Rankov, B., Morrison, J. S. & Coates, J. F. 2000 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  47. 1999
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    Beneficiiarii (military staff-officers) and the discoveries at Osterburken: review article

    Rankov, B. 1999 In : Journal of Roman Archaeology. 12, p. 675-681

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    The governor's men: the officium consularis in provincial administration

    Rankov, B. 1999 The Roman Army as a Community. Goldsworthy, A. & Haynes, I. (eds.). p. 15-34 (JRA Supplementary series)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  50. Published

    The Roman ban on the export of weapons to the Barbaricum: a misunderstanding

    Rankov, B. 1999 In : Journal of Roman Military Equipment Studies. 10, p. 115-120

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. 1998
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    Legionary Soldiers in 3rd-c. Southwark

    Rankov, B. 1998 Roman London. Recent Archaeological Work. Yule, B. & Watson, B. (eds.). Portsmouth, Rhode Island: Journal of Roman Archaeology, p. 67-77 (Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  53. 1997
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    Some Observations on the Interpretation of Beneficiarius Inscriptions

    Rankov, B. 1997 XI Congresso Internazionale di Epigrafia Greca e Latina. Roma 18-24 September 1997. Preatti. p. 863-9

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  55. 1996
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    The Second Punic War at Sea

    Rankov, B. 1996 The Second Punic War: A Reappraisal. Cornell, T. J., Rankov, N. B. & Sabin, P. A. G. (eds.). London: Institute of Classical Studies, p. 49-57

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  57. Published

    The Second Punic War. A Reappraisal

    Cornell, T. J. (ed.), Rankov, N. B. (ed.) & Sabin, P. A. G. (ed.) 1996 London: Institute of Classical Studies.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  58. 1995
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    Experimental boat and ship archaeology: principles and methods

    Coates, J. F., Rankov, B. & al., E. 1995 In : International Journal of Nautical Archaeology. xxiv, 4, p. 293-301

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Published

    Exploratio. Military and Political Intelligence in the Roman World from the Second Punic War to the Battle of Adrianople

    Rankov, B. & Austin, N. J. E. 1995 London/New York: Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  61. Published

    Fleets of the Early Roman Empire, 31 BC to AD 324

    Rankov, B. 1995 The Age of the Galley. Mediterranean Oared Vessels since Pre-Classical Times (Conway’s History of the Ship). Morrison, J. S. (ed.). London: Brasseys, p. 78-85

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  62. 1994
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    Die Beneficiarier in den literarischen und papyrologischen Texten

    Rankov, B. 1994 Der römische Weihebezirk von Osterburken II. Kolloquium 1990 und paläobotanische-osteologische Untersuchungen. Schallmayer, E. (ed.). Stuttgart: Konrad Theiss Verlag, p. 219-32 (Forschungen und Berichte zur Vor- und Frühgeschichte in Baden-Württemberg)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  64. Published

    Reconstructing the past: the operation of the trireme reconstruction Olympias in the light of the historical sources

    Rankov, B. 1994 In : The Mariner's Mirror. lxxx, 2, p. 131-46

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Published

    The Praetorian Guard

    Rankov, B. 1994 London: Osprey.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  66. 1993
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    Rowing Olympias: A Matter of Skill

    Rankov, B. 1993 The Trireme Project. Operational Experience 1987-90. Lessons Learnt. Shaw, J. T. (ed.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 50-57

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  68. 1990
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    Frumentarii and the Provincial officia

    Rankov, B. 1990 In : Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik. lxxx, p. 176-82

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. Published

    Singulares legati legionis: A Problem in the Interpretation of the Ti. Claudius Maximus Inscription from Philippi

    Rankov, B. 1990 In : Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik. lxxx, p. 165-75

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. 1989
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    The Scientific Aims

    Rankov, B. 1989 An Athenian Trireme Reconstructed. Morrison, J. S. & Coates, J. F. (eds.). p. 61-66 (British Archaeological Reports, International Series)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  73. 1987
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    M. Iunius Congus the Gracchan

    Rankov, B. 1987 Homo Viator: Classical Essays for John Bramble. Whitby, M. & Hardie, P. (eds.). Bristol Classical Press, p. 89-94

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  75. Published

    M. Oclatinius Adventus in Britain

    Rankov, B. 1987 In : Britannia. xviii, p. 243-49

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  76. 1983
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    A Contribution to the Military and Administrative History of Montana

    Rankov, B. 1983 Ancient Bulgaria. Papers Presented to the International Symposium on the Ancient History and Archaeology of Bulgaria, University of Nottingham, 1981 Vol. 2. Poulter, A. G. (ed.). Nottingham University Press, p. 40-73

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  78. 1982
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    Roman Britain in 1981

    Rankov, B. 1982 In : Britannia. xiii, p. 328-95

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle