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Approaching the Roman revolution : papers on Republican history

Approaching the Roman revolution : papers on Republican history

Author: Ronald Syme; Federico Santangelo
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Series: UPSO - Oxford University Press E-Books.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This volume collects twenty-six previously unpublished studies on Republican history by the late Sir Ronald Syme (1903-1989), drawn from the archive of Syme's papers at the Bodleian Library. This set of papers sheds light on aspects of Republican history that were either overlooked or tangentially discussed in Syme's published work. They range across a wide spectrum of topics, including the political history of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Syme, Ronald.
Approaching the Roman revolution. Papers on Republican history.
Oxford : Oxford University Press 2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Syme; Federico Santangelo
ISBN: 9780191079757 0191079758 9780191821257 019182125X
OCLC Number: 961911671
Description: 1 online resource (512 pages)
Contents: 1: The Divorce of Aemilius Paullus2: The Predominance of the Fulvii3: The Politics of the Marcii4: The Abdication of Sulla5: The Speech for Roscius of Ameria6: M. Aemilius Lepidus (cos. 78 BC)7: Satellites of Sulla8: The Unspeakable Fufidius9: Rex Leptasta10: Sallust and Bestia11: Rome and Arpinum12: The Consular Elections 70-66 BC13: Catilina's Three Marriages14: Crassus, Catilina, and the Vestal Virgins15: Sallust on Crassus16: Sallust's List of Conspirators17: P. Sulla cos. cand. 66 BC18: The Gay Sempronia19: The End of the Fulvii20: Caesar as pontifex maximus21: Cicero's Change of Plan22: Nicolaus of Damascus XXVIII and XXXI23: Virgil's First Patron24: Caesar and Augustus in Virgil25: How many fasces?26: Rome and Umbria
Series Title: UPSO - Oxford University Press E-Books.
Responsibility: Ronald Syme ; Federico Santangelo.


This book presents a series of previously unpublished studies on aspects of the Roman Republic by one of the greatest Roman historians of all time, Sir Ronald Syme (1903-1989), the author of The  Read more...


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We should be grateful for the editor's labours in bringing these articles of a great scholar into the light of day. * Colin Leach, Classics for All * Santangelo's editorial work deserves to be Read more...

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