The role of the warrior throughout history is a compelling, often brutal story. The stories of warriors' battles, acts of heroism, their means of fighting, and their weaponry and armour have exerted a perennial fascination. Warriors showcases some of the greatest warriors in history, and taps into the fantastic myths and legends that have sprung up around these compelling figures. This beautifully illustrated book tells the stories of their greatest triumphs, and highlights some of the world's greatest warrior leaders, including Alexander the Great, Boudicca, Spartacus and Genghis Khan.