Pax Romana

Author: Adrian Goldsworthy
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0297864297
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Acclaimed historian Adrian Goldsworthy tells the story of the creation of the Empire, revealing how and why the Romans came to control so much of the world and asking whether the favourable image of the Roman peace is a true one.

Pax Romana

Author: Adrian Goldsworthy
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300222262
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A groundbreaking and comprehensive history of the Roman Peace from one of the leading historians of the ancient world Best-selling author Adrian Goldsworthy turns his attention to the Pax Romana, the famous peace and prosperity brought by ...

Pax Romana

Author: Adrian Goldsworthy
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
ISBN: 0297864297
Size: 20.15 MB
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Acclaimed historian Adrian Goldsworthy tells the story of the creation of the Empire, revealing how and why the Romans came to control so much of the world and asking whether the favourable image of the Roman peace is a true one.

Augustus

Author: Adrian Goldsworthy
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300178727
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Tells the story of the heir to the murdered Julius Caesar who, as Rome's first emperor, brought peace and stability to the empire and presided over a new system of government.

The Roman Barbarian Wars

Author: Ludwig Heinrich Dyck
Publisher: Pen and Sword
ISBN: 1473877881
Size: 58.93 MB
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All this is told in a fast-paced, accessible narrative style.

Empire Of Honour

Author: J. E. Lendon
Publisher: Clarendon Press
ISBN: 9780199247639
Size: 24.28 MB
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J. E. Lendon offers a new interpretation of how the Roman empire worked in the first four centuries AD. A despotism rooted in force and fear enjoyed widespread support among the ruling classes of the provinces on the basis of an ...

The Triumph Of Empire

Author: Michael Kulikowski
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674659619
Size: 43.61 MB
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Michael Kulikowski takes readers into the political heart of imperial Rome, beginning with the reign of Hadrian, who visited the farthest reaches of his domain and created stable frontiers, to the decades after Constantine the Great, who ...

War And Society In The Roman World

Author: Dr John Rich
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134919913
Size: 60.20 MB
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This volume focuses on the changing relationship between warfare and the Roman citizen body, from the Republic, when war was at the heart of Roman life, through to the Principate, when it was confined to professional soldiers and expansion ...

Antony And Cleopatra

Author: Adrian Keith Goldsworthy
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300167008
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In this dual biography of the two great lovers of antiquity, historian Adrian Goldsworthy goes beyond myth and romance to create a portrait of his subjects--who were first and foremost political animals.

Praetorian

Author: Guy de la Bédoyère
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300218958
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A riveting account of ancient Rome's imperial bodyguard, the select band of soldiers who wielded the power to make--or destroy--the emperors they served Founded by Augustus around 27 B.C., the elite Praetorian Guard was tasked with the ...