The History of Rome: Livy plus Mommsen

The History of Rome: Livy plus Mommsen

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According to Wikipedia: "Titus Livius (59 BC - AD 17) - known as Livy in English - was a Roman historian who wrote a monumental history of Rome and the Roman people. Ab Urbe Condita Libri, "Books from the Foundation of the City," covering the period from the earliest legends of Rome well before the traditional foundation in 753 BC through the reign of Augustus in Livy

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According to Wikipedia: "Titus Livius (59 BC - AD 17) - known as Livy in English - was a Roman historian who wrote a monumental history of Rome and the Roman people. Ab Urbe Condita Libri, "Books from the Foundation of the City," covering the period from the earliest legends of Rome well before the traditional foundation in 753 BC through the reign of Augustus in Livy's own time." "Christian Matthias Theodor Mommsen (30 November 1817 - 1 November 1903) was a German classical scholar, historian, jurist, journalist, politician, archaeologist, and writer generally regarded as the greatest classicist of the 19th century. His work regarding Roman history is still of fundamental importance for contemporary research. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1902, and was also a prominent German politician, as a member of the Prussian and German parliaments. His works on Roman law and on the law of obligations had a significant impact on the German civil code..."

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ISBN-13:
9781455425686
Publisher:
B&R Samizdat Express
Publication date:
02/06/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
10 MB

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