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
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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.

War And Society In The Roman World

Author: Dr John Rich
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134919905
Size: 26.97 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 ...

Empire Of Honour

Author: J. E. Lendon
Publisher: Clarendon Press
ISBN: 9780199247639
Size: 11.21 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
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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 ...

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
Size: 14.69 MB
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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 ...

Ancient Rome

Author: Christopher S. Mackay
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521809184
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Traces the political and military history of Roman Republic and Empire, from the Italian Iron Age to the last emperor in 476 A.D., examining the link between political institutions and military campaigns, the rise of Christianity, the ...