By Mark Everson Davies,Hilary Swain

Aspects of Roman background 82BC–AD14 examines the political and armed forces background of Rome and its empire within the Ciceronian and Augustan a long time. it really is an necessary advent to this valuable interval of Roman heritage for all scholars of Roman background, from pre-university to undergraduate level.

This is the 1st booklet when you consider that H.H. Scullard’s From the Gracchi to Nero, released generations in the past, to supply an entire introductory account of 1 of the main compelling and very important sessions within the background of Europe. Aspects of Roman background 82BC–AD14:

  • brings to lifestyles the nice figures of Pompey, Caesar, Antony, Cleopatra and Augustus, and explores how strength used to be received, used and abused

  • covers the lives of ladies and slaves, the operating of the empire and the lives of provincials, and faith, tradition and propaganda

  • offers either a survey of the most subject matters and an in depth narrative during the shut exam of sources

  • introduces scholars to the issues of reading proof, and is helping advance the data and talents had to extra the research of historical history.

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