From the Gracchi to Nero: a history of Rome from 133 B.C. to A.D. 68, Teil 68
Methuen, 1982 - 500 Seiten
The standard textbook for the central period of Roman history. Covers the decline and fall of the Republic and the establishment of the Pax Romana under the early Principate.
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Under King Micipsa (148-118 B.C.) Numidia flourished until his death when he
bequeathed his realm jointly to his two sons and his nephew Jugurtha whom he
had adopted as a son. The difficulties of a triple or tripartite rule were reduced ...
killed: this was an irretrievable error by Jugurtha, whose troops may well have
exceeded his orders. It provoked a political flare- up in Rome, where the Equites
and People demanded action. At long last war was declared on Jugurtha and a ...
propaganda value, at first he achieved little; since his command was prolonged,
he turned during the winter and the first part of 1 06 to a systematic reduction of
Jugurtha's fortresses throughout Numidia in an area as large as peninsular Italy.
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Books like Scullard are essential for anyone who wants to engage with history. Where do you go after being intrigued by History Channel programs about the "mysteries" of the ancient world? You could ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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One of the clearest, most balanced accounting of the Roman Republican period I have read. Scullard was able to summarize the scholarship and give fair treatment to various interpretations without ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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From the Gracchi to Nero: A History of Rome from 133 B.C. to A.D. 68
Howard Hayes Scullard
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - 1982