Possible ‘chemical warfare’ in later Roman times

A couple of Indian papers are reporting a presentation given by Simon James from Leicester to the Archaeological Institute of America, in which he interprets a number of skeletons in a tunnel in such a way as to give a vivid and fairly detailed description of the conflict.

I don’t think it will be relevant to our teaching, so I shan’t copy it here, but here is one of the links (the stories are identical, down to the typos).

Sindh Today

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