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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Frightened by the narrowness of his escape Nero became a ruthless tyrant,
employing more spies and the surviving Praetorian Prefect, Tigellinus, to hunt
down all suspects. His victims included the son of Ostorius Scapula, the former
How could the millionaire who flattered Polybius, showed such spite to the dead
Claudius and drafted Nero's justification for the murder of his mother, at the same
time preach virtue and the simple life? The explanation is hardly to be found in ...
For a brief discussion of the evidence for the view that St. Peter was one of Nero's
victims see J. Lowe, Saint Peter (1956). Recent excavations under the Basilica of
St. Peter's in the Vatican City have neither proved nor disproved the tradition ...
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Over the course of more than a year, I read this excellent Roman history one chunk at a time. It was well worth it. For good reason this is Scullard's most well known work. It is thorough, interesting ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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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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From the Gracchi to Nero: A History of Rome from 133 B.C. to A.D. 68
Howard Hayes Scullard
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - 1982