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CPT Antonio Salinas is from Allen Park, Michigan. After high school, Antonio enlisted in the United States Marine Corps where he served as a martial arts instructor trainer and an intelligence chief. He holds a BA in History and Political Science and an MA in History from Eastern Michigan University. During graduate school he enrolled in Army ROTC; he received his commission from Army ROTC in May 2007 as a branch detail Infantry – Military Intelligence officer and has served in both Afghanistan and Iraq. Antonio continues to serve in uniform and currently teaches military history at West Point. Antonio.Salinas@usma.edu

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01/09/2017Antonio Salinas
What did battle look like at the chest to chest range on the ancient battlefields of Europe and the Near East? The sheer brutality, shock, and visceral nature of Classical Warfare has intrigued classicists, historians, and military officers alike for centuries. I am among those both inspired and intrigued by the idea of battle within the phalanx and legions; I teach “The History of the Military Art (Western Warfare)” as well as lead a thesis colloquium on Greek and Roman Warfare at the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY.   Classical warfare encapsulates some of the most...

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