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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Sicily was thus occupied by Curio, to whom Caesar had entrusted the task of
seizing Africa from its Pompeian governor, P. Attius Varus and his three legions.
The political skill that Curio had hitherto exercised in Caesar's interests was not ...
The first task of Augustus was to reduce the swollen number of forces (over sixty
legions) that were under arms at the end of the civil war, and then to retain what
he regarded as the necessary minimum.2 For those that were discharged he ...
treacherously attacked by Arminius: the three legions were virtually annihilated
and Varus committed suicide.18 Tiberius hurried to the spot, and although Rome
lost all east of the Rhine, there was little fear that Arminius, who failed to win the ...
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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