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The history of Rome.

Author: Theodor Mommsen
Publisher: Glencoe, Ill., Free Press [1957]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
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Mommsen, Theodor, 1817-1903.
History of Rome.
Glencoe, Ill., Free Press [1957]
(OCoLC)568721423
Online version:
Mommsen, Theodor, 1817-1903.
History of Rome.
Glencoe, Ill., Free Press [1957]
(OCoLC)604918782
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodor Mommsen
OCLC Number: 1515669
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 5 volumes map 20 cm
Contents: TABLE OF CONTENTS --
v. 1 --
The period anterior to the abolition of the monarchy --
The earliest migrations into Italy --
The settlements of the Latins --
The beginnings of Rome --
The original constitution of Rome --
The non-burgesses and the reformed constitution --
The hegemony of Rome in Latium --
The Umbro-Sabellian stocks: beginnings of the Samites --
The Etruscans --
The Hellenes in Italy: maritime supremacy of the Tuscans and Carthaginians --
Law and justice --
Religion --
Agriculture, trade, and commerce --
Measuring and writing --
Art --
From the abolition of the monarchy in Rome to the union of Italy --
Change of the constitution: limitation of the power of the magistrate --
The tribunate of the Plebs and the decemvirate --
The equalization of the orders, and the new aristocracy --
Fall of the Etruscan power: the Celts --
Subjugation of the Latins and campanians by Rome --
Struggle of the Italians against Rome. TABLE OF CONTENTS --
v. 2 --
From the abolition of the monarchy in Rome to the union of Italy: continued --
Struggle between Pyrrhus and Rome, and union of Italy --
Law, religion, military system, economic condition, nationality --
Art and science --
From the union of Italy to the subjugation of Carthage and the Greek states --
Carthage --
The war between Rome and Carthage concerning Sicily --
The extension of Italy to its natural boundaries --
Hamilcar and Hannibal --
The war under Hannibal to the battle of Cannae --
The war under Hannibal from Cannae to Zama --
The west from the peace of Hannibal to the close of the third period --
The eastern states and the second Macedonian war --
The war with Antiochus of Asia --
The third Macedonian war. TABLE OF CONTENTS --
v. 3 --
From the union of Italy to the subjugation of Carthage and the Greek states: continued --
The government and the governed --
The management of land and of capital --
Faith and manners --
Literature and art --
The revolution --
The subject countries down to the times of the Gracchi --
The reform movement and Tiberius Gracchus --
The revolution and Gaius Gracchus --
The rule of the restoration --
The peoples of the north --
The attempt of Marius at revolution, and the attempt of Drusus at reform --
The revolt of the Italian subjects, and the Sulpician revolution. TABLE OF CONTENTS --
v. 4 --
The revolution: continued --
From east and king Mithradates --
Cinna and Sulla --
The Sullan constitution --
The commonwealth and its economy --
Nationality, religion, and education --
Literature and art --
The establishment of the military monarchy --
Marcus Lepidus and Quintus Sertorius --
Rule of the Sullan restoration --
The fall of the oligarchy and the rule of Pompeius --
Pompeius and the east --
The struggle of parties during the absence of Pompeius --
Retirement of Pompeius and coalition of the pretenders. TABLE OF CONTENTS --
v. 5 --
The establishment of military monarchy: continued --
The subjugation of the west --
The joint rule of Pompeius and Caesar --
Death of Crassus: rupture between the joint rulers --
Brundisium, Ilerda, Pharsalus, and Thapsus --
The old republic and the new monarchy --
Religion, culture, literature, and art.
Responsibility: [Translation].

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