A history of Rome

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Wiley-Blackwell, Jan 9, 2009 - History - 639 pages
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Spanning 1,300 years, this popular history of Rome has been thoroughly revised and updated, reinforcing its stature as an indispensable resource on the history and enduring influence of one of the world's greatest empires.
  • New format: two-color text throughout; new pedagogical features, such as glossary terms in margins; chronological tables and genealogies are made clearer for student use
  • Includes revised text throughout, updated guides to further reading, and new sources for Roman history
  • Expands coverage of the late Republic period
  • Retains its emphasis on the importance of multi-disciplinary interpretations of literary sources and new archaeological evidence

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I think everyone who knows me know that I love history. Even so, this book was one of the most dry, tedious things that I have ever read. This book exhibits exactly what the problem is with the way ... Read full review


From the Origins to the Empire
From Romulus to the Tarquins 19
The Fifth and Fourth Centuries BCe

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About the author (2009)

Marcel Le Glay was, until his death in 1993, Professor Emeritus at the Sorbonne, Paris.

Jean-Louis Voisin is Senior Lecturer at the University of Bourgogne.

Yann Le Bohec is Professor at the University of Lyon III.

David Cherry is Professor of History at Montana State University, Bozeman.

Donald G. Kyle is Professor of History at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Eleni Manolaraki is Assistant Professor of Classics at the University of South Florida.

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