A shorter history of Rome

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St. Martin"s Press, Macmillan , New York, NY, London
Rome -- His
Statementby M. Cary and John Wilson.
ContributionsWilson, John, 1928-
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LC ClassificationsDG"210"C32"1963
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Paginationxxi, 406 p. :
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Open LibraryOL19644019M
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Shorter History of Rome Hardcover – December 1, by Max Cary (Author), John Wilson (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Emil J. Polak, M. Cary, John Wilson. ‎FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EMPIRE A Short History of Rome covers the founding of the city, through the turbulence of the social and civil wars, to the height and subsequent collapse of the Empire.

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This sketch of the History of Rome to A. is primarily intended to meet the needs of introductory college courses in Roman History. However, it is hoped that it may also prove of service as a handbook for students of Roman life and literature in general.

It is with the latter in mind that I have added the bibliographical note. The Early History of Rome by Livy translated by Rev.

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PREFACE. Titus Livius, the illustrious author of the Roman History, descended from a noble family in Rome, and was born at Patavium, now called Padua, in Italy, in the th year of Rome, fifty-eight years before the commencement of the Christian æra. Like many other literary men, his life was contemplative, rather than active; very few particulars, therefore, concerning him, have come down.

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Psychology Press, - History- pages. 0Reviews. Roman law is one of the key legal systems from which modern European law is. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Abbott, Frank Frost, Short history of Rome. Chicago: Scott, Foresman and Company, Book 1: The Earliest Legends []To begin with, it is generally admitted that after the capture of Troy, whilst the rest of the Trojans were massacred, against two of them - Aeneas and Antenor - the Achivi refused to exercise the rights of war, partly owing to old ties of hospitality, and partly because these men had always been in favour of making peace and surrendering Helen.

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Rome: Ruins of the Forum, Looking towards the Capitol () by Canaletto. The history of Rome includes the history of the city of Rome as well as the civilisation of ancient Rome.

Roman history has been influential on the modern world, especially in the history of the Catholic Church, and Roman law has influenced many modern legal systems. In The History of Rome, Livy attempts to narrate the history of nearly eight centuries, from the time of Romulus and Remus to the reign of Tiberius.

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1 Omission of cognomina at the beginning of a new book would be striking if their full names had not just been given in XXIX. xxxviii. 3; cf. below, § 8 (cognomina only). 2 B.C. 3 This addition to Etruria as one consul's province (and for the first time) was in view of Mago's activity on the Ligurian coast; cf.

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This also contains 4 booklets. Livy. History of Rome by Titus Livius, the first eight Books. literally translated, with notes and illustrations, by. Spillan. York Street, Covent Garden, London. Henry G. Bohn. John Child and son, printers. The National Endowment for the Humanities provided support for entering this text.

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