Professor Boris Rankov

  1. 2020
  2. Published

    Pantomime horsemen: “cavalry-sports“ helmets and popular culture in the frontier provinces

    Rankov, B., 5 Oct 2020, In: Journal of Roman Archaeology. 33, p. 169-194 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 2018
  4. Published

    Warlordism and the making of the Roman imperial army

    Rankov, B., 2018, Warlords and Interstate Relations in the Ancient Mediterranean. Naco del Hoyo, T. & Lopez Sanchez, F. (eds.). Leiden/Boston MA: E. J. Brill, p. 415-25 11 p.

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

  5. 2017
  6. Published

    Ancient Naval Warfare, 700 BC–AD 600

    Rankov, N., 2017, The Encyclopedia of Ancient Battles. Whitby, M. & Sidebottom, H. (eds.). Malden MA/Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 3-41 39 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Published

    For show not use? Ptolemy IV Philopator and his forty

    Rankov, B., 2017, Marburger Winckelmann-Programm 2017. Amedick, R., Froning, H. & Held, W. (eds.). Marburg: Eigenverlag des Archäologischen Seminars der Philipps-Universität Marburg, p. 33-84 52 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  8. Published

    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

  9. 2015
  10. Published

    Some observations on the proposed Roman date for the Valu lui Traian

    Rankov, N., 15 Sep 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.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  11. Published
  12. Published

    The Encyclopedia of the Roman Army

    Y. le Bohec, G. Brizzi, E. Deschler-Erb, G. Greatrex & M. Redde, 2015, Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.

    Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

  13. 2013
  14. Published

    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

  15. 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

  16. Published

    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

  17. 2012
  18. Published

    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

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. 2010
  22. Published

    ‘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

  23. 2009
  24. Published

    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

  25. 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

  26. 2008
  27. Published

    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

  28. 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

  29. 2007
  30. Published

    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

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 2006
  36. Published

    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

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. 2004
  41. Published

    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

  42. 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

  43. 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

  44. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  45. 2002
  46. Published

    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

  47. 2001
  48. Published

    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

  49. 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

  50. 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

  51. 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

  52. 2000
  53. Published

    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 journalArticlepeer-review

  54. Published

    The Athenian Trireme

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  55. 1999
  56. Published

    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 journalArticlepeer-review

  57. 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

  58. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  59. 1998
  60. Published

    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

  61. 1997
  62. Published

    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

  63. 1996
  64. Published

    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

  65. 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

  66. 1995
  67. Published

    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 journalArticlepeer-review

  68. 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

  69. 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

  70. 1994
  71. Published

    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

  72. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  73. Published

    The Praetorian Guard

    Rankov, B., 1994, London: Osprey.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  74. 1993
  75. Published

    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

  76. 1990
  77. Published

    Frumentarii and the Provincial officia

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  78. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  79. 1989
  80. Published

    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

  81. 1987
  82. Published

    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

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  83. Published

    M. Oclatinius Adventus in Britain

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  84. 1983
  85. Published

    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

  86. 1982
  87. Published

    Roman Britain in 1981

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review