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The collapse of Rome : Marius, Sulla and the first Civil War, 91-70 BC

The collapse of Rome : Marius, Sulla and the first Civil War, 91-70 BC

Author: Gareth C Sampson
Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword Military, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"By the early first century BC, the Roman Republic had already carved itself a massive empire and was easily the most powerful state in the Mediterranean. Roman armies had marched victoriously over enemies far and wide, but the Roman heartland was soon to feel the tramp of armies on campaign as the Republic was convulsed by civil war and rival warlords vied for supremacy, sounding the first death knell of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sampson, Gareth C.
Collapse of Rome
Named Person: Gaius Marius; Lucius Cornelius Sulla; Gaius Marius; Lucius Cornelius Sulla
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gareth C Sampson
ISBN: 9781473826854 1473826853
OCLC Number: 893910287
Description: 1 online resource (284 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contents: The Oncoming Storm --
Chapter 1 The Road to Civil War 8 --
Chapter 2 War in Italy (91-87 BC) 21 --
From Crisis to Collapse --
Chapter 3 Coups and Counter-coups in Rome (88 BC) 56 --
Chapter 4 The Consuls at War (87 BC) 76 --
Chapter 5 Peace in Italy --
a World at War (86-84 BC) 97 --
Total Civil War --
Chapter 6 The War for Italy (83-82 BC) 116 --
Chapter 7 Peace in Italy; a World at War II (82-79 BC) 145 --
From Collapse to Recovery --
Chapter 8 The Wars in Italy and Spain (78-77 BC) 164 --
Chapter 9 The War in Spain (77-74 BC) 178 --
Chapter 10 War on Two Fronts: Spain and Asia (74-71 BC) 197 --
Chapter 11 The Rise of the New Republic (71-70 BC) 212.
Responsibility: Gareth C. Sampson.


* Narrates and analyses a crucial period in Roman history * Full of fascinating, famous characters such as Marius, Sulla and Pompey * Perfect companion to the author's previous works  Read more...


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