The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 2

Front Cover
Hayes Barton Press, 1952 - Byzantine Empire - 1118 pages
29 Reviews
First published under title: The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire Includes bibliographies and index.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
14
4 stars
10
3 stars
2
2 stars
2
1 star
1

Review: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume I

User Review  - Justin Evans - Goodreads

Let's be very clear about one thing: if you write English prose, and if you read a lot and care about English prose, you should read Gibbon. His sentences are perfect. Each is carefully weighted ... Read full review

Review: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume I

User Review  - Michael Nash - Goodreads

Although Edward Gibbon's masterpiece has a fearsome reputation, it's surprisingly readable. Far from being the dry, dusty tome that you expect its absolutely loaded with what my friend Josh calls ... Read full review

Selected pages

Contents

Section 1
2
Section 2
15
Section 3
21
Section 4
25
Section 5
53
Section 6
64
Section 7
69
Section 8
95
Section 21
233
Section 22
242
Section 23
265
Section 24
268
Section 25
295
Section 26
344
Section 27
352
Section 28
369

Section 9
104
Section 10
122
Section 11
128
Section 12
143
Section 13
151
Section 14
160
Section 15
169
Section 16
175
Section 17
183
Section 18
190
Section 19
214
Section 20
224
Section 29
377
Section 30
395
Section 31
411
Section 32
427
Section 33
433
Section 34
457
Section 35
465
Section 36
484
Section 37
507
Section 38
518
Section 39
535
Section 40
541

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

A Theory of Religion
Rodney Stark
No preview available - 1996
All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information