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FROM THE GRACCHI TO NERO A HISTORY OF ROME 133 BC TO AD 68

  1. Roman Italy, 338 BC - AD 200

    ... the early history of Italy, from the early expansion of Roman power to the first emmergence of Italy as a unified and cultural political unit. The sources, presented in translation, cover the Roman conquest of Italy, the ...

  2. Roman Italy, 338 BC - AD 200

    ... the early history of Italy, from the early expansion of Roman power to the first emmergence of Italy as a unified and cultural political unit. The sources, presented in translation, cover the Roman conquest of Italy, the ...

  3. The City in the Roman West, c.250 BC-c.AD 250

    The city is widely regarded as the most characteristic expression of the social, cultural and economic formations of the Roman Empire. This was especially true in the Latin-speaking West, where urbanism was much less ...

  4. The City in the Roman West, c.250 BC-c.AD 250

    The city is widely regarded as the most characteristic expression of the social, cultural and economic formations of the Roman Empire. This was especially true in the Latin-speaking West, where urbanism was much less ...

  5. Augustus to Nero (Routledge Revivals)

    ... the lack of translations is proving a serious handicap. , Augustus to Nero, first published in 1985, contains ... ; publicationDate: 15th October 2015; isbn10: 1138781908; subTitle: A Sourcebook on Roman History, 31 BC-AD 68

  6. Augustus to Nero (Routledge Revivals)

    ... lack of translations is proving a serious handicap. , Augustus to Nero, first published in 1985, contains ... ; publicationDate: 19th March 2014; isbn10: 1138781894; subTitle: A Sourcebook on Roman History, 31 BC-AD 68

  7. Nerva and the Roman Succession Crisis of AD 96-99

    ... not occur in this time of political upheaval., The last time a dynasty had failed, in AD 68, a damaging military conflict had resulted; at the next failure in AD 192, another war broke out; by the third century civil ...

  8. Nerva and the Roman Succession Crisis of AD 96-99

    ... not occur in this time of political upheaval., The last time a dynasty had failed, in AD 68, a damaging military conflict had resulted; at the next failure in AD 192, another war broke out; by the third century civil ...

  9. Selections from Subh al-A'shā by al-Qalqashandi, Clerk of the Mamluk Court

    ... this volume describe Cairo, Fustat and the Cairo Citadel and give a detailed picture of the Fatimid (AD 969-1172), Ayyubid (AD 1172-1250) and Mamluk (AD 1250-1412) court customs, rituals and protocols, and depict how the ...

  10. A Concise History of Canada

    ... What was its founding moment? And who are its people? Drawing on her many years of experience as a scholar, writer and teacher of Canadian history, Conrad offers astute answers to these difficult questions. Beginning in ...

  11. Robert A. Dahl

    ... century, his first book was published in 1950 his last was in 2007 at the age of 92. As a political scientist, he was respected even by those who were critical of his works. , This theoretical significance and profound ...

  12. A History of Modern Tunisia

    ... , the book examines the impact of colonialism on the country, with particular attention to the evolution of a nationalist movement that secured the termination of the protectorate in 1956. Its analysis of the first three ...

  13. A Short History of England

    ... , of the history of the English nation through twenty centuries. It is intended for the reader who wants a comprehensive survey that brings out the important lines of development but does not clog the story with too many ...

  14. Forming a Colonial Economy

    ... way in which dependence on the British public purse was replaced by dependence on private British capital inflow. A key focus of the book is the extent to which the Australian economy was independent or externally driven ...

  15. Forming a Colonial Economy

    ... way in which dependence on the British public purse was replaced by dependence on private British capital inflow. A key focus of the book is the extent to which the Australian economy was independent or externally driven ...

  16. A Concise History of Canada

    ... What was its founding moment? And who are its people? Drawing on her many years of experience as a scholar, writer and teacher of Canadian history, Conrad offers astute answers to these difficult questions. Beginning in ...

  17. A Concise History of Bosnia

    ... Cathie Carmichael looks at Bosnia over the long term, moving away from a narrow focus on the 1990s to offer a historical rather than a nationalist perspective on events. Integrated within the narrative account, there is ...

  18. A History of Modern Tunisia

    ... , the book examines the impact of colonialism on the country, with particular attention to the evolution of a nationalist movement that secured the termination of the protectorate in 1956. Its analysis of the first three ...

  19. A Concise History of Bosnia

    ... Cathie Carmichael looks at Bosnia over the long term, moving away from a narrow focus on the 1990s to offer a historical rather than a nationalist perspective on events. Integrated within the narrative account, there is ...

  20. A History of Jeddah

    ... Red Sea', Jeddah has been a gateway for pilgrims travelling to Mecca and Medina and a station for international trade routes ... how different groups of migrants interacted in a changing urban space and how their economic ...

  21. Dimensions of Settler Colonialism in a Transnational Perspective

    ... dynamically in recent years. This volume contributes a set of much-needed empirical analyses of the ... manoeuvre on higher political levels, legitimizing frontier violence as a patriotic duty to the common good. In addition, ...

  22. Robert A. Dahl

    ... century, his first book was published in 1950 his last was in 2007 at the age of 92. As a political scientist, he was respected even by those who were critical of his works. , This theoretical significance and profound ...

  23. Moral Rationalism and Shari'a

    ... of the apparent meaning of texts that are themselves also not certain. An 'Adliyya reading of Sharī'a demands that the strength of independent rational evidence be reconciled against the strength of any other apparently ...

  24. Five Miles Away, A World Apart

    ... wealthy ones? In his important new book, Five Miles Away, A World Apart, James E. Ryan answers this question by tracing the ... and black, simply received more funding, a measure that has proven largely ineffective, while ...

  25. A New History of Asian America

    ... have been involved in and affected by the history of America. A New History of Asian America gives twenty-first-century students a clear, comprehensive, and contemporary introduction to this vital history.; authors ...

  26. A History of the Muslim World since 1260

    ... conquests through to the present day. It offers students a balanced coverage of Muslim societies that extend from Western ... Europe to Southeast Asia. Whereas it presents a multifaceted examination of Muslim cultures, it ...

  27. A New History of Asian America

    ... have been involved in and affected by the history of America. A New History of Asian America gives twenty-first-century students a clear, comprehensive, and contemporary introduction to this vital history.; authors ...

  28. A History of the Muslim World since 1260

    ... conquests through to the present day. It offers students a balanced coverage of Muslim societies that extend from Western ... Europe to Southeast Asia. Whereas it presents a multifaceted examination of Muslim cultures, it ...

  29. A Nation Divided by History and Memory

    ... experiences and the intense memorial reactions generated by a few key historical events and the way in ... been interpreted by the historical scholarship. The argument of A Nation Divided by History and Memory is placed into ...

  30. Nero

    ... Rome. David Shotter provides a reassessment of this view in this accessible introduction to Nero, emperor of Rome from 54 to 68 AD. All the major issues are discussed including:, • Nero's early life and accession to ...

  31. Nero

    ... Rome. David Shotter provides a reassessment of this view in this accessible introduction to Nero, emperor of Rome from 54 to 68 AD. All the major issues are discussed including:, • Nero's early life and accession to ...

  32. Mill's A System of Logic

    John Stuart Mill considered his A System of Logic, first published in 1843, the methodological foundation and intellectual groundwork of his later works in ethical, social, and political theory. Yet no book has attempted ...

  33. A Pragmatist Philosophy of Democracy

    ... In this book, Robert B. Talisse advances a series of pragmatic arguments against Deweyan democracy. ... of pragmatism, Charles S. Peirce, Talisse develops a conception of democracy that is anti-Deweyan but nonetheless ...

  34. A Revolution in Taste

    ... were born in the ancien régime, radically breaking with culinary traditions that originated in antiquity and creating a new aesthetic. This new culinary culture saw food and wine as important links between human beings ...

  35. Sketch for a Systematic Metaphysics

    ... the assumption that all that exists is the physical world of space-time. On this foundation he constructs a coherent metaphysical scheme that gives plausible answers to many of the great problems of metaphysics. He gives ...

  36. A Global History of History

    ... and the development of the historical discipline from the ancient world to the present. This is a definitive guide to human efforts to recover, understand and represent the past, bringing together different historical ...

  37. A Business History of India

    ... region? How did companies and entrepreneurs deal with the shortage of key resources? Has there been a common pattern in responses to these issues over the centuries? Through detailed case studies of firms, entrepreneurs ...

  38. A Critical Introduction to Khomeini

    ... Twenty years after his death, Khomeini is revered as a spiritual and political figurehead in Iran and in large swathes ... the West he is remembered by many as a dictator and the instigator of Islamist confrontation. Arshin ...

  39. A Concise History of History

    ... thinkers and seminal historical works; further reading; a glossary of terms; and sample questions to promote ... debate at the end of each chapter. This is a truly global account of the process of progressive intercultural ...

  40. A Brief History of Japanese Civilization

    ... , and social history. The author team combines strong research with extensive classroom teaching experience to offer a clear, consistent, and highly readable text that is accessible to students with no previous knowledge ...

  41. A Business History of India

    ... region? How did companies and entrepreneurs deal with the shortage of key resources? Has there been a common pattern in responses to these issues over the centuries? Through detailed case studies of firms, entrepreneurs ...

  42. A Brief History of Chinese Civilization

    ... , and social history. The author team combines strong research with extensive classroom teaching experience to offer a clear, consistent, and highly readable text that is accessible to students with no previous knowledge ...

  43. A Concise History of History

    ... thinkers and seminal historical works; further reading; a glossary of terms; and sample questions to promote ... debate at the end of each chapter. This is a truly global account of the process of progressive intercultural ...

  44. A Time of Silence

    ... of the conflict. It does so by exploring the interchanges between violence, ideas and economics during a period in which liberalism was seen as foreign contagion that infected carriers of impurities such as freemasons ...

  45. A Time of Silence

    ... of the conflict. It does so by exploring the interchanges between violence, ideas and economics during a period in which liberalism was seen as foreign contagion that infected carriers of impurities such as freemasons ...

  46. A Revolution in Taste

    ... were born in the ancien régime, radically breaking with culinary traditions that originated in antiquity and creating a new aesthetic. This new culinary culture saw food and wine as important links between human beings ...

  47. A Global History of History

    ... and the development of the historical discipline from the ancient world to the present. This is a definitive guide to human efforts to recover, understand and represent the past, bringing together different historical ...

  48. A Critical Introduction to Khomeini

    ... Twenty years after his death, Khomeini is revered as a spiritual and political figurehead in Iran and in large swathes ... the West he is remembered by many as a dictator and the instigator of Islamist confrontation. Arshin ...

  49. A History of West Central Africa to 1850

    ... inter-regional interactions which aid the grounding of the history of West Central Africa within a broader context. A valuable resource to students and scholars of African history.; authors: John K. Thornton; publisher ...

  50. A History of West Central Africa to 1850

    ... inter-regional interactions which aid the grounding of the history of West Central Africa within a broader context. A valuable resource to students and scholars of African history.; authors: John K. Thornton; publisher ...

  51. A History of Classical Chinese Thought

    ... of Li Zehou's work and its prospects for fostering cross-cultural dialogue with Western philosophy., A History of Chinese Classical Thought will be of interest to advanced students and scholars interested in Chinese ...

  52. Western Civilization: A Global and Comparative Approach

    ... the importance of non-Western perspectives on the study of the past. The book is a brief, affordable presentation providing a coherent examination of the past from ancient times to the present. Religion, everyday life ...

  53. A Century of Chicano History

    ... new interpretation of the origins and evolution of the ethnic Mexican community across the US. This book offers a definitive account of the interdependent histories of the US and Mexico as well as the making of the ...

  54. A History of Italian Colonialism, 1860-1907

    This book provides a narrative history of Italian colonialism from Italian unification in the 1860s to the first decade of the twentieth century; that is, it details Italy's imperialism in the years of the Scramble for ...

  55. Egyptian Myth: A Treasury of Legends, Art, and History

    Egyptian Myth: A Treasury of Legends, Art, and History; authors: Ann Kramer; publisher: Taylor and Francis; publicationDate: 15th September 2007; isbn10: 0765681056; subTitle: A Treasury of Legends, Art, and History

  56. A History of British Socialism (1919)

    ... of British Socialism. These volumes study the political thought experienced as a result of the massive transition of the British countryside to capitalist agriculture and capitalist industry.; authors: M. Beer; publisher ...

  57. A History of Italian Colonialism, 1860-1907

    This book provides a narrative history of Italian colonialism from Italian unification in the 1860s to the first decade of the twentieth century; that is, it details Italy's imperialism in the years of the Scramble for ...

  58. Mill's A System of Logic

    John Stuart Mill considered his A System of Logic, first published in 1843, the methodological foundation and intellectual groundwork of his later works in ethical, social, and political theory. Yet no book has attempted ...

  59. Celtic Myth: A Treasury of Legends, Art, and History

    Celtic Myth: A Treasury of Legends, Art, and History; authors: James Harpur; publisher: Taylor and Francis; publicationDate: 15th September 2007; isbn10: 0765681021; subTitle: A Treasury of Legends, Art, and History

  60. A Century of Chicano History

    ... new interpretation of the origins and evolution of the ethnic Mexican community across the US. This book offers a definitive account of the interdependent histories of the US and Mexico as well as the making of the ...

  61. A Critical Introduction to Mao

    ... continues to debate his memory. In this book, leading scholars from different generations and around the world offer a critical evaluation of the life and legacy of China's most famous - some would say infamous - son ...

  62. A Critique of Archaeological Reason

    ... Buccellati examines the challenges of interpreting a 'broken tradition'; a civilization for which there are no ... Syria, where he has worked for decades, as a case study to demonstrate his theory.; authors: Giorgio ...

  63. A Critique of Archaeological Reason

    ... Buccellati examines the challenges of interpreting a 'broken tradition'; a civilization for which there are no ... Syria, where he has worked for decades, as a case study to demonstrate his theory.; authors: Giorgio ...

  64. A Brief History of Ancient Greece

    Revised and updated throughout, the fourth edition of A Brief History of Ancient Greece presents the political, ... ample evidence from material cultureIncludes a timeline and introduction providing a bird's eye view of ...

  65. A Concise Introduction to Logic

    ... constructing and evaluating arguments with the help of A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC, 13th Edition. The ... that allows you to apply the skills you learn to a real-world problem, and videos to reinforce what you learn ...

  66. Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History

    ... and concise learning experience for students. Bentley's engaging narrative is available as a digital SmartBook™, a personalized eBook that enhances understanding by asking students to demonstrate comprehension as they ...

  67. A Concise History of Australia

    ... to be settled by Europeans, but it also sustains a people and a culture tens of thousands years old. For much of ... and its benefits distributed. The book describes a continuing search for solutions to climate change ...

  68. A Short History of the Yugoslav Peoples

    ... first Yugoslav kingdom, and who emerged from the chaos of the Second World War to become citizens of a socialist federal republic, led by the Communist Party under the leadership of Marshal Tito. Beginning in Roman times ...

  69. A Concise History of Britain, 1707-1975

    ... over the past three centuries, from its formation as a sovereign state between the Union of England and Scotland in ... that conservative politics prevailed largely in a deeply conservative society, and that reactionary ...

  70. A Concise History of Britain, 1707-1975

    ... over the past three centuries, from its formation as a sovereign state between the Union of England and Scotland in ... that conservative politics prevailed largely in a deeply conservative society, and that reactionary ...

  71. A Cultural History of Latin America

    ... and the native peoples of the Americas in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries to the present. A Cultural History of Latin America brings together chapters from Volumes III, IV, and X of The Cambridge History ...

  72. A Cultural History of Latin America

    ... and the native peoples of the Americas in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries to the present. A Cultural History of Latin America brings together chapters from Volumes III, IV, and X of The Cambridge History ...

  73. A Critical Introduction to Mao

    ... continues to debate his memory. In this book, leading scholars from different generations and around the world offer a critical evaluation of the life and legacy of China's most famous - some would say infamous - son ...

  74. A Military History of Australia

    ... History of Australia provides a detailed chronological narrative of Australia's wars across more than two hundred years, ... between governments and military policy. This book is a revised and updated edition of one of the ...

  75. A Military History of Australia

    ... History of Australia provides a detailed chronological narrative of Australia's wars across more than two hundred years, ... between governments and military policy. This book is a revised and updated edition of one of the ...

  76. A History of Sub-Saharan Africa

    ... for students and general readers. The authors employ a thematic approach to their subject, focusing on how ... of independent African nations. Yet the book maintains a focus on the peoples whose creative energies built ...

  77. A History of South Australia

    ... the world. The first comprehensive, single-volume history of the state to be published in over fifty years, A History of South Australia is an essential and engaging contribution to our understanding of South Australia's ...

  78. A History of Sub-Saharan Africa

    ... for students and general readers. The authors employ a thematic approach to their subject, focusing on how ... of independent African nations. Yet the book maintains a focus on the peoples whose creative energies built ...

  79. A Chronology of Medieval British History

    ... problems of interpretation highlighted. The result is both a narrative of developments in parallel and inter-connected ... each year to allow for easy cross-referencing, A Chronology of Medieval British History 1307-1485 is ...

  80. What is a Person?

    ... account of the concept of 'person' as it has developed in the West, and how it has become alien in a post-Christian culture. He begins by identifying the 'mainline tradition' about persons as it evolved from the time of ...

  81. A Winter in India

    ... the "pink" city Jaipur, the seedy opium dens by night and the "Towers of Silence" by day in Mumbai, to a "remembrance of things past" in Agra and Delhi — map the changing contours of British Raj in India. It also depicts ...

  82. A History of Indigenous Latin America

    ... and cultural changes within the timeframe of a typical university semester. , Supported by images ... documents in each chapter that aid learning and provide a new perspective that broadly enhances Latin American history ...

  83. A History of Indigenous Latin America

    ... and cultural changes within the timeframe of a typical university semester. , Supported by images ... documents in each chapter that aid learning and provide a new perspective that broadly enhances Latin American history ...

  84. A Philosophy of Material Culture

    ... notably an account of improvised action and a non-intentionalist account of function in material culture ... two parts of the project are held together by a trio of overarching themes: the relationship between individual and ...

  85. A History of Fascism, 1914-1945

    ... ., The author examines all major fascist movements as well as other forms of authoritarian nationalism and provides a comprehensive work on generic fascism to date. The book traces the phenomenon of fascism through the ...

  86. A Pragmatist Philosophy of Democracy

    ... In this book, Robert B. Talisse advances a series of pragmatic arguments against Deweyan democracy. ... of pragmatism, Charles S. Peirce, Talisse develops a conception of democracy that is anti-Deweyan but nonetheless ...

  87. A Defense of Simulated Experience

    ... an account of the positive social value of simulated experience and compares his own position to the ideas of a number of utopian political thinkers, as well as to Plato's famous doctrine of the "noble lie." He then ...

  88. A History of Medieval Political Thought

    ... guide to medieval political thought, * gives a synthesis of the latest scholarship, * incorporates ... political ideas., The book covers four periods, each with a different focus:, * 300-750 - Christian ideas of rulership ...

  89. A Social Theory of Freedom

    ... hand, and the facts of their circumstances, on the other. Since relationships of fit are broadly logical, freedom is a logic—it is the logic of fit between one's aspirations and one's circumstances, what Thalos calls the ...

  90. Brainwaves: A Cultural History of Electroencephalography

    ... Hans Berger to register electric brain currents; a technique that was expected to allow the brain ... to its international proliferation and consolidation as a clinical diagnostic method in the mid-twentieth century ...

  91. A History of the Workplace

    ... in this important and growing area and their possible range of influence. These new attempts to rewrite a history of the workplace are multiple - and in some cases disparate - but share many key characteristics ...

  92. A History of the Holocaust

    ... hierarchy within the Nazi government, and the psychological foundations of prejudice. Unlike other texts on the subject, A History of the Holocaust gives students an idea of just who the victims of the Holocaust were. In ...

  93. A Social Theory of Freedom

    ... hand, and the facts of their circumstances, on the other. Since relationships of fit are broadly logical, freedom is a logic—it is the logic of fit between one's aspirations and one's circumstances, what Thalos calls the ...

  94. A Concise History of Australia

    ... with the historical record, the fifth edition of A Concise History of Australia brings together the long ... deeply rooted in the country's past endeavours. A Concise History of Australia is an invitation to examine ...

  95. Introducing Political Philosophy A Policy-Driven Approach

    ... is to see it in action. By arguing for a position in each chapter and defending it against criticisms, ... use in seminars to reinforce key themes from each chapter; a teaching guide explaining how to get the most out of ...

  96. A History of the Roman World 753-146 BC

    This definitive study from the author of From the Gracchi to Nero, examines the period from the foundation of Rome to the fall of Carthage. An accessible introduction to these centuries of change, this book will also be ...

  97. The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Nero

    ... provides a lively and accessible guide to the various representations and interpretations of the Emperor Nero as ... to the reception of Nero in the Roman and Christian eras of the first centuries AD and beyond. Written by ...

  98. The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Nero

    ... provides a lively and accessible guide to the various representations and interpretations of the Emperor Nero as ... to the reception of Nero in the Roman and Christian eras of the first centuries AD and beyond. Written by ...

  99. Aspects of Roman History 31 BC-AD 117

    This new edition of Aspects of Roman History 31 BC- AD 117 provides an easily accessible guide to the history of ... and the issues relating to Augustan Rome, , a glossary and further reading section, broken down by ...

  100. Aspects of Roman History 31 BC-AD 117

    This new edition of Aspects of Roman History 31 BC- AD 117 provides an easily accessible guide to the history of ... and the issues relating to Augustan Rome, , a glossary and further reading section, broken down by ...

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