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Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Russell James - Goodreads

It's been a lifetime ambition to read it; and it may take a lifetime to do so. But it will be worth it. Am reading on Kindle and am having a second rest from it, as it's not the kind of book you'd want to read straight through. It's a work to savour. Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Bob J - Goodreads

Just finished Volume 1 of this monster (by far the most popular one) and am continuing to Volume 2. The book is pretty amazing in how it puts centuries of events into a compelling narrative, and very ... Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Jordan Campo - Goodreads

Going on 300 years old, Decline and Fall remains the foundation of modern views of Roman Antiquity. While it was brave work putting the burden of decline onto the shoulders of Christianity (and ... Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Frederick - Goodreads

I finally finished this book or books on my Kindle after a couple of years of reading a few pages per day. It is an amazing book. Part of what made the copy I read so interesting was the footnotes of ... Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Marc Towersap - Goodreads

I didn't realize this was an abridged version. I kept thinking throughout the book whenever I saw stuff like [some major event happened. something else major happened.] and thats it. I kept thinking ... Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Kenneth Burr - Goodreads

a very hard read. But very informatine Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - James Richardson - Goodreads

Very good book and I learned a ton! I knew that the Western Roman Empire fell because of Christianity but I didn't know how. Specifically the infighting regarding bishops supported by various factions ... Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Rbhs Clarion - Goodreads

Definitely not everyone read and is not entirely a read that you go for for fun. I could barely break into it but It is a on a Topic that interest me and if you're scholarly enough and want a ... Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

User Review  - Ronado - Goodreads

it is good Read full review

Review: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

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Classic treatment by the eminent historian Gibbon of not only the contributing factors to the fall of the Roman Empire, but a blow-by-blow account of the course of its decline. For more pertinent thoughts, please see the comment box below. Read full review


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