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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hope to survive, since they mustered some 150,000 men and through their
control of the sea they might get further help from the provinces or client kings.
The fighting flared up in two main theatres of war, each of which was entrusted to
one of ...
Ten books survive of what are miscalled Dialogi; they are not dialogues but
ethical essays, on subjects such as anger, the constancy of the Stoic sage, and
tranquillity of mind. Three of them are 'consolationes' to the bereaved: that to
The more technical writers may now be mentioned. A. Cornelius Celsus, writing
under Tiberius, composed an encyclopaedia of wide range; only the books on
medicine survive, which include a valuable history of medicine before his time.
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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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From the Gracchi to Nero: A History of Rome from 133 B.C. to A.D. 68
Howard Hayes Scullard
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - 1982