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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English


  • Rome -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesStories of Rome.
Statementtranslated by Roger Nichols.
SeriesTranslations from Greek and Roman authors
ContributionsNichols, Roger
LC ClassificationsDG207 .N52
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p. :
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19827887M
ISBN 100521228166

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Livy would ratchet up the stories of early Rome. He would also focus in on the various characters, that were involved in the were clear lessons to be learned, regarding good and evil characters. In the history of Rome and the Mediterranean, Livy is much more of a chronological recorder of events. Every detail seems to be written by: 6. Then with a cheer, such as is often drawn from partisans by a sudden turn in a contest, the Romans encouraged their champion, and he pressed on to end the battle. The one, unscathed and elated by his double victory, was eager for a third encounter. [p. 27] His first act was to fortify the Palatine, on which 3 he had himself been reared. To other gods he sacrificed after the Alban custom, but employed the Greek for Hercules, according to the institution of Evander. [ 4 ] The story is as follows: Hercules, after slaying Geryones. Titus Livius (Livy), The History of Rome, Book 1. Benjamin Oliver Foster, Ph.D., Ed. Home Collections/Texts Perseus Catalog Research Grants Open Source About Help. Hide browse bar Your current position in the text is marked in blue. Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: Livy from the Founding of the City: Book I Summary of.

Titus Livius (Livy), Ab urbe condita libri, erklärt von M. Weissenborn, b commentary, Commentary on the Heroides of Ovid, PENELOPE ULYSSI Cross-references to this page (13). Lucius Quintius, the sole hope of the Roman people, cultivated a farm of four acres, at the other side of the Tiber, which are called the Quintian meadows, opposite to the very place where the dock-yard now is. [ 8 ] There, whether leaning on a stake in. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The History of Rome, Books 01 to 08 Author: Titus Livius Release Date: November 6, [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG. Titus Livius (Livy), The History of Rome by Titus Livius. Translated from the Original with Notes and Illustrations by George Baker, A.M.. Translated from the Original with Notes and Illustrations by George Baker, A.M.

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