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  1. Ancient Rome

    Social and Historical Documents from the Early Republic to the Death of Augustus, 2nd Edition

    By Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    In this second edition, Ancient Rome presents an extensive range of material, from the early Republic to the death of Augustus, with two new chapters on the Second Triumvirate and The Age of Augustus. Dillon and Garland have also included more extensive late Republican and Augustan sources on...

    Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Latin Literature of the Fourth Century (Routledge Revivals)

    By J. W. Binns

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This volume, offering an insight into the literary world of Rome in the fourth century AD, reflects an increased interest in the writers of the 150 years before the collapse of the Western Empire, who have long been over-shadowed by the pre-eminence accorded since the eighteenth century to the...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Seneca (Routledge Revivals)

    By Costa C.D.N.

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This volume, first published in 1974, offers a selection of modern perspectives on Seneca, covering his prose treatises, his letters and his tragedies. For centuries literary and philosophical circles had to take Seneca seriously, even if they could not always respect him, and although his...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Rome and Its Empire (Routledge Revivals)

    By Stephen Johnson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The legacy of Rome is still very much with us in Europe. It forms part of our cultural backdrop, and is enshrined in the European mind, whether through classical literature, education and jurisprudence, or spectacular ruins. In Rome and Its Empire, first published in 1989, Stephen Johnson examines...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Later Roman Britain (Routledge Revivals)

    By Stephen Johnson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Later Roman Britain, first published in 1980, charts the end of Roman rule in Britain and gives an overall impression of the beginning of the so-called ‘Dark Ages’ of British history, the transitional period which saw the breakdown of Roman administration and the beginnings of Saxon settlement....

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Roman Mother (Routledge Revivals)

    By Suzanne Dixon

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Roman Mother, first published in 1988, traces the traditional Roman attitude towards mothers to its republican origins, examining the diverse roles and the relative power and influence associated with motherhood. The importance of the paterfamilias with his wide-ranging legal rights and...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Pannonia and Upper Moesia (Routledge Revivals)

    A History of the Middle Danube Provinces of the Roman Empire

    By András Mócsy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In Pannonia and Upper Moesia, first published 1974, András Mócsy surveys the Middle Danube Provinces from the latest pre-Roman Iron Age up to the beginning of the Great Migrations. His primary concern is to develop a general synthesis of the archaeological and historical researches in the Danube...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Coming of Rome (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Wacher

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Coming of Rome, first published in 1979, examines some basic features of Roman Britain: the cities, the towns, and the monuments of an urban culture. J.S. Wacher considers the evidence, mainly from inscriptions, of the people who inhabited or visited Britain during approximately the first two...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Pompey the Great (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Leach

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    To Romans of later generations the three decades between the dictatorships of Sulla and of Caesar were the age of Pompey the Great. In spite of the central role he played in Roman history, he remains a shadowy figure compared with the likes of Caesar and Cicero. Pompey the Great, first published in...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Roman Gaul (Routledge Revivals)

    The Three Provinces, 58 BC-AD 260

    By John Drinkwater

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Roman Gaul, first published in 1983, makes use of a wealth of archaeological discoveries and modern methods of interpretation to give an account of the Roman presence in Gaul, from the time of Caesar’s conquests until the Crisis of the third century. Professor Drinkwater emphasises the changes...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge