history of the Roman people

by Allen Mason Ward

Publisher: Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J

Written in English
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  • Rome -- History.

Edition Notes

StatementAllen M. Ward, Fritz M. Heichelheim, Cedric A. Yeo.
ContributionsHeichelheim, Fritz M. 1901-1968., Yeo, Cedric A., Heichelheim, Fritz M. 1901-1968.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDG209 .W33 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 574 p. :
Number of Pages574
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL352434M
ISBN 100138965986
LC Control Number98011923

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A.D. Clearly organized and highly readable, the text's narrative of major political and military events provides a chronological and conceptual framework for chapters. The Epistle to the Romans was written to Christians residing in the city of Rome (, 15).

Rome was the center of the Empire and was ethnically diverse. In the first century AD it had a population of around one million people in an area less than ten square miles.

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In 27 BC the Senate and People of Rome made Octavian imperator ("commander") thus beginning the Principate, the first epoch of Roman imperial history usually dated from 27 BC to AD ; they later awarded him the name Augustus, "the venerated".Common languages: Latin (official until ).

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Richly illustrated, this fully updated volume takes readers through the mists of Roman prehistory and a survey of the peoples of pre-Roman Italy to a balanced, thoughtful account of the complexities of the Roman Republic, its evolution into a.

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A comprehensive analytical survey of Roman history. A History of the Roman People continues to provide a comprehensive analytical survey of Roman history from its prehistoric roots in Italy and the wider Mediterranean world to the dissolution of the Roman Empire in Late Antiquity ca.

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Seignobos, Charles, History of the Roman people. New York, H. Holt and Co.

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Barthold Georg Niebuhr was a founder of the examination of ancient Roman history and wrote The Roman History, tracing the period until the First Punic war. Niebuhr tried to determine the way the Roman tradition evolved. According to him, Romans, like other people, had an historical ethos preserved mainly in the noble l: Rome, several others during the late Empire.

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