skip to content
Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline.

Author: Charles de Secondat Montesquieu, baron de; David Lowenthal
Publisher: New York, Free Press [1965]
Series: Agora editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Montesquieu, Charles de Secondat, baron de, 1689-1755.
Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline.
New York, Free Press [1965]
(OCoLC)680444969
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles de Secondat Montesquieu, baron de; David Lowenthal
OCLC Number: 1345086
Description: x, 243 pages 22 cm.
Contents: Beginnings of Rome; its wars --
The art of war among the Romans --
How the Romans were able to expand --
The Gauls; Pyrrhus; comparison of Carthage and Rome; Hannibal's war --
The condition of Greece, Macedonia, Syria, and Egypt after the reduction of the Carthaginians --
The conduct the Romans pursued to subjugate all peoples --
How Mithridates was able to resist them --
The dissensions that always existed in the city --
Two causes of Rome's ruin --
The corruption of the Romans --
Sulla; Pompey and Caesar --
The condition of Rome after Caesar's death --
Augustus --
Tiberius --
The emperors from Caius Caligula to Antoninus --
The condition of the empire, from Antoninus to Probus --
Change in the state --
New maxims adopted by the Romans --
Attila's greatness; cause of the settlement of the Barbarians; reasons why the Western empire was the first to fall --
Justinian's conquest; his government --
Disorders of the Eastern empire --
Weakness of the Eastern empire --
Reason for the duration of the Eastern empire; its destruction.
Series Title: Agora editions.
Other Titles: Considérations sur les causes de la grandeur des Romains.
Responsibility: Translated with notes and an introd., by David Lowenthal.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1345086> # Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1345086#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Considérations sur les causes de la grandeur des Romains.
    library:oclcnum "1345086" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/320.938/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204885> ; # Rome (Empire)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2843346418#Place/rome> ; # Rome
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/20759078> ; # David Lowenthal
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/27069096> ; # baron de Charles de Secondat Montesquieu
    schema:datePublished "1965" ;
    schema:description "Beginnings of Rome; its wars -- The art of war among the Romans -- How the Romans were able to expand -- The Gauls; Pyrrhus; comparison of Carthage and Rome; Hannibal's war -- The condition of Greece, Macedonia, Syria, and Egypt after the reduction of the Carthaginians -- The conduct the Romans pursued to subjugate all peoples -- How Mithridates was able to resist them -- The dissensions that always existed in the city -- Two causes of Rome's ruin -- The corruption of the Romans -- Sulla; Pompey and Caesar -- The condition of Rome after Caesar's death -- Augustus -- Tiberius -- The emperors from Caius Caligula to Antoninus -- The condition of the empire, from Antoninus to Probus -- Change in the state -- New maxims adopted by the Romans -- Attila's greatness; cause of the settlement of the Barbarians; reasons why the Western empire was the first to fall -- Justinian's conquest; his government -- Disorders of the Eastern empire -- Weakness of the Eastern empire -- Reason for the duration of the Eastern empire; its destruction."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2843346418> ; # Considérations sur les causes de la grandeur des Romains.
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2843346418#Series/agora_editions> ; # Agora editions.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/680444969> ;
    schema:name "Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline."@en ;
    schema:productID "1345086" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1345086#PublicationEvent/new_york_free_press1965> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2843346418#Agent/free_press> ; # Free Press
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1345086> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2843346418#Series/agora_editions> # Agora editions.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1345086> ; # Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline.
    schema:name "Agora editions." ;
    schema:name "Agora editions" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204885> # Rome (Empire)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Rome (Empire)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/20759078> # David Lowenthal
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1923" ;
    schema:familyName "Lowenthal" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Lowenthal" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27069096> # baron de Charles de Secondat Montesquieu
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1689" ;
    schema:deathDate "1755" ;
    schema:familyName "Montesquieu" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles de Secondat" ;
    schema:name "baron de Charles de Secondat Montesquieu" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2843346418> # Considérations sur les causes de la grandeur des Romains.
    schema:name "Considérations sur les causes de la grandeur des Romains." ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/680444969>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1345086> ; # Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline.
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1345086>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1345086> ; # Considerations on the causes of the greatness of the Romans and their decline.
    schema:dateModified "2016-01-11" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1345086#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> # Considérations sur les causes de la grandeur des Romains.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:inLanguage "fr" ;
    schema:name "Considérations sur les causes de la grandeur des Romains." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.