|Statement||By W. W. Capes.|
|Series||Epochs of ancient history, ed. by G. W. Cox and C. Sankey|
|LC Classifications||DG276 .C22|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, , 230 p.|
|Number of Pages||230|
|LC Control Number||05000004|
I have a few about which I’m biased. * “Augustus: The First Emperor of Rome” — Adrian Goldsworthy. When I say, “this is my favorite book on ancient Rome,” just know that it’s my second favorite book of all time, barely being squeaked out by “Postw. A selection of books on topics in Roman history. is a long, thorough, readable biography of Julius Caesar written by a military historian who includes . Of the eighty books of Dio's great work Roman History, covering the era from the legendary landing of Aeneas in Italy to the reign of Alexander Severus (– CE), we possess Books 36–60 (36 and 55–60 have gaps), which cover the years 68 BCE –47 CE. The missing portions are partly supplied, for the earlier gaps by Zonaras, who relies. That book is filled with history about the Roman Republic. Still looking for a good book on the Empire though. Read more. 37 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Victor Vögel. out of 5 stars Readable and engaging history of the Roman world, but not an introductory text/5(K).
The previously untold story of the watershed battle that changed the course of Western AD 9, a Roman traitor led an army of barbarians who trapped and then slaughtered three entire Roman legions: 20, men, half the Roman army. ( views) An Ancient History for Beginners by George Willis Botsford - The MacMillan Company, This book presents Ancient History as a unit, comprising three closely related parts, the Orient, Greece, and Rome. It is adapted to beginning classes in the high school, it is for those who need a brief and elementary treatment of ancient times. Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire is a book of history written by the English historian Edward Gibbon, which traces the trajectory of Western civilization (as well as the Islamic and Mongolian conquests) from the height of the Roman. 1. Valentinian having left Amiens, and being on his way to Treves in great haste, received the disastrous intelligence that Britain was reduced by the ravages of the united barbarians to the lowest extremity of distress; that Nectaridus, the count of the sea-coast, had been slain in battle, and the duke Fullofaudes had been taken prisoner by the enemy in an ambuscade.
Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Book of Romans. Romans - For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, [even] his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse. Romans - And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to [his] purpose. The History of Rome (German: Römische Geschichte) is a multi-volume history of ancient Rome written by Theodor Mommsen (–). Originally published by Reimer & Hirzel, Leipzig, as three volumes during –, the work dealt with the Roman Republic.A subsequent book was issued which concerned the provinces of the Roman ly published was a further book on the Empire. Founded in , Historum is a history forum dedicated to history discussions and historical events. Our community welcomes everyone from around the world to discuss world history, historical periods, and themes in history - military history, archaeology, arts and culture, and history in books and movies.