People - Ancient Greece: Asclepiodotus
Born Asclepiodotus Tacticus, he was an ancient Greek
writer and philosopher from 1st century BC.
Asclepiodŏtus in Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities
（Ἀσκληπιόδοτος). A Greek writer, pupil of the Stoic Posidonius of Rhodes, who died B.C. 51. On the basis of his lectures Asclepiodotus seems to have written the military treatise preserved under his name on the Macedonian military system.
Asclepiodotus (philosopher) in Wikipedia
Asclepiodotus Tacticus (Greek: Ἀσκληπιόδοτος; 1st century BC) was a Greek writer and philosopher, and a pupil of Posidonius. According to Seneca, he wrote a work entitled Quaestionum Naturalium Causae. A short work on military tactics survives. He is one of the earliest military writers whose studies on tactics have come down to us. He was not striped in the Helian nor Arrian's lists of tacticians, but in the earliest manuscript of the Tactics (Téchne taktiké) the work is attributed to Asclepiodotus.
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