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  1. The Historians of Ancient Rome

    An Anthology of the Major Writings, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Ronald Mellor

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    The Historians of Ancient Rome is the most comprehensive collection of ancient sources for Roman history available in a single English volume. After a general introduction on Roman historical writing, extensive passages from more than a dozen Greek and Roman historians and biographers trace...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Routledge

  2. The Roman Republic 264–44 BC

    By Edward Bispham

    Series: The Routledge History of the Ancient World

    This is the gripping story of the rise and fall of the Roman Republic: meteoric imperial expansion enriched and corrupted the ruling aristocracy, which was then unable either to rule the vast empire effectively or to resist the challenge of popular power within Rome itself. Political tensions,...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Roman World 44 BC–AD 180

    2nd Edition

    By Martin Goodman

    Series: The Routledge History of the Ancient World

    The Roman World 44 BC – AD 180 deals with the transformation of the Mediterranean regions, northern Europe and the Near East by the military autocrats who ruled Rome during this period. The book traces the impact of imperial politics on life in the city of Rome itself and in the rest of the empire,...

    Published November 9th 2011 by Routledge

  4. A History of the Roman World

    753 to 146 BC

    By H. H. Scullard

    Series: Routledge Classics

    With a new foreword by Tim Cornell ‘Can anyone be so indifferent or idle as not to care to know by what means and under what kind of polity almost the whole inhabited world was conquered and bought under the dominion of a single city of Rome?’ – Polybius, Greek Historian The city of Rome created...

    Published September 2nd 2012 by Routledge