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The history of warfare, from the ancient world to the modern period, represents a key research strength among historians at Cardiff.

Areas of particular focus include Greek warfare; the Roman army and warfare; medicine in ancient sieges; Carthaginian warfare; warrior societies; peace-making and diplomacy in medieval Europe; the Crusades in the Latin East and Cyprus; the Military Orders, their function and depiction; Nazi Germany; the end of the Third Reich.

Members of staff researching the history of warfare:

Dr Jenny Benham

Prof. Peter Edbury

Dr Kate Gilliver

Prof. Helen Nicholson

Prof. Denys Pringle

Dr Louis Rawlings

Dr Gerwin Strobl

Dr Toby Thacker

Dr Laurence Totelin

Prof. Frank Trombley

Dr David Wyatt

Associated Research Centre

Cardiff Centre for the Crusades