ASCLEPIODOTUS, Greek military writer, flourished in the
1st centuryB.C. Nothing is known of him except that he was
a pupil of Poseidonius the Stoic (d. 51 B.C.). He is the supposed
author of a treatise on Graeco-Macedonian tactics (Τακτικὰ Κεφάλαια), which, however, is probably not his own work, but
the skeleton outline of the lectures delivered by his master, who
is known to have written a work on the subject.
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