The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

by Edward Gibbon
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0404028209

ISBN-13: 9780404028206

Pub. Date: 06/01/1940

Publisher: AMS Press, Inc.

"Its theme is the most overwhelming phenomenon in recorded history — the disintegration not of a nation, but of an old and rich and apparently indestructible civilization." —Moses Hadas, editor.

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"Its theme is the most overwhelming phenomenon in recorded history — the disintegration not of a nation, but of an old and rich and apparently indestructible civilization." —Moses Hadas, editor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780404028206
Publisher:
AMS Press, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/1940
Pages:
7

Table of Contents

Abridged with a New Introduction and Notes by David Womersley

Abbreviations
Introduction
Selected Further Reading
A Note on the Text
Chronology

Gibbon's Prefaces
Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III
[Chapters IV-VI]
Chapter VII
[Chapters VIII-XIV]
Chapter XV
[Chapters XVI-XXI]
Chapter XXII
Chapter XXIII
Chapter XXIV
[Chapters XXV-XXVII]
Chapter XXVIII
[Chapters XXIX-XXXIII]
Chapter XXXIV
Chapter XXXV
[Chapters XXXVI-XXXVIII]
General Observations on the Fall of the Roman Empire in the West
[Chapter XXXIX]
Chapter XL
Chapter XLI
[Chapters XLII-XLIX]
Chapter L
[Chapters LI-LIII]
Chapter LIV
[Chapters LV-LXVII]
Chapter LXVIII
[Chapters LXIX-LXX]
Chapter LXXI

Biographica

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