The Last Generation of the Roman Republic

The Last Generation of the Roman Republic

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by Erich S. Gruen
     
 


Available for the first time in paperback, with a new introduction that reviews related scholarship of the past twenty years, Erich Gruen's classic study of the late Republic examines institutions as well as personalities, social tensions as well as politics, the plebs and the army as well as the aristocracy.See more details below

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Available for the first time in paperback, with a new introduction that reviews related scholarship of the past twenty years, Erich Gruen's classic study of the late Republic examines institutions as well as personalities, social tensions as well as politics, the plebs and the army as well as the aristocracy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520201538
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
615
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Paperback Edition
Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction1
IThe Aftermath of Sulla6
IIPolitical Alliances and Alignments47
IIIThe "First Triumvirate" and the Reaction83
IVThe Consuls and Consular Elections121
VThe Senate162
VILegislative Activity: Criminal and Administrative Law211
VIICriminal Trials (I): The Implications260
VIIICriminal Trials (II): The Continuities311
IXThe Plebs and the Army358
XDiscontents and Violence405
XIThe Coming of Civil War449
Conclusion498
Appendix I: Composition of the Senate508
Appendix II: Additional Criminal Trials524
Appendix III: Imperia Extra Ordinem534
Bibliography544
Index Nominum561
Index Rerum587

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