Caesar against Liberty? Perspectives on His Autocracy Papers of the Leeds International Latin Seminar 11 (ARCA)

Caesar against Liberty? Perspectives on His Autocracy Papers of the Leeds International Latin Seminar 11 (ARCA)

by E. Fantham
     
 

Julius Caesar changed world history by inaugurating the transformation of the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire. This themed volume of PLLS handles the important and controversial problem of Caesar's own attitudes to 'liberty' and 'autocracy'. It contains revised, annotated and sometimes expanded versions of papers delivered at the Seventh Annual Langford…  See more details below

Overview

Julius Caesar changed world history by inaugurating the transformation of the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire. This themed volume of PLLS handles the important and controversial problem of Caesar's own attitudes to 'liberty' and 'autocracy'. It contains revised, annotated and sometimes expanded versions of papers delivered at the Seventh Annual Langford Conference held at Florida State University, along with one supplementary contribution and English translations of two papers originally published in Italian. The contributors constitute a distinguished international group of ancient historians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780905205397
Publisher:
Francis Cairns Publications
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Series:
ARCA, Classical and Medieval Texts, Papers and Monographs Series
Pages:
234
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Francis Cairns is Professor of Classical Languages at Florida State University.Elaine Fantham is Giger Professor Emerita at Princeton University.

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