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The Later Roman Empire

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Reprinted Penguin Classic Paperback Edition. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. For by his near relationship to the royal family, and his connection with the name of Constantine, he was so inflated with pride, that if he had had more power, he would, as it seemed, have ventured to attack even the author of his prosperity. We are professionally publishing these works using the classic text and artwork. Meanwhile, the high chamberlain Eusebius and other enemies of Ursicinus at court had poisoned Constantius' mind against the , so that the emperor resolved to recall him to the court on pretext of promotion, to prevent him from conspiring from afar. The Later Roman Empire chronicles a period of twenty-five years during Marcellinus' own lifetime, covering the reigns of Constantius, Julian, Jovian, Valentinian I, and Valens, and providing eyewitness accounts of significant military events including the Battle of Strasbourg and the Goth's Revolt.

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The Later Roman Empire : Ammianus Marcellinus : 9780140444063

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About this Item: Penguin Publishing Group. Portraying a time of rapid and dramatic change, Marcellinus describes an Empire exhausted by excessive taxation, corruption, the financial ruin of the middle classes and the progressive decline in the morale of the army. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. This is a reprint of a very old book so there might be some imperfections like blurred pages poor images or missing pages which we were not able to remove. The Later Roman Empire chronicles a period of twenty-five years during Marcellinus' own lifetime, covering the reigns of Constantius, Julian, Jovian, Valentinian I, and Valens, and providing eyewitness accounts of significant military events including the Battle of Strasbourg and the Goth's Revolt.

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Ursicinus (Roman general)

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Customer service is our top priority!. The content of this print on demand book has not been changed. The first two numbers are the volume number of L'Année philologique, the last five are the entry not page number: see instructions at the link above. The book is printed in black and white. About this Item: Penguin Books, 1986. Ammianus Marcellinus was the last great Roman historian, and his writings rank alongside those of Livy and Tacitus.

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Ursicinus (Roman general)

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The cover shows a statue thought to be of Valentinian I at Barletta photo: Scala. If the book is a multi volume set then this is only a single volume. The book is printed in black and white. Printed on acid free paper. Each page is checked manually before printing. Sewn perfect bound for longer life. From United Kingdom to U.

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Ursicinus (Roman general)

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I believe there's a novel by Gore Vidal that uses this as a source. Portraying a time of rapid and dramatic change, Marcellinus describes an Empire exhausted by excessive taxation, corruption, the financial ruin of the middle classes and the progressive decline in the morale of the army. Portraying a time of rapid and dramatic change, Marcellinus describes an Empire exhausted by excessive taxation, corruption, the financial ruin of the middle classes and the progressive decline in the morale of the army. The Later Roman Empire chronicles a period of twenty-five years during Marcellinus' own lifetime, covering the reigns of Constantius, Julian, Jovian, Valentinian I, and Valens, and providing eyewitness accounts of significant military events including the Battle of Strasbourg and the Goth's Revolt. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book.

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[PDF] The Later Roman Empire (A.D. 354

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You can find this in the reference room Z7016. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket. Here is a to get you started thinking. LibraryThing Review User Review - le. The first thirteen of his thirty-one books are lost; the remainder describe a period of only twenty-five years A. The spine may show signs of wear. Introduction and Notes by Andrew Wallace-Hadrill.

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[PDF] The Later Roman Empire (A.D. 354

the later roman empire wallace hadrill andrew marcellinus ammianus

Ammianus Marcellinus was the last great Roman historian, and his writings rank alongside those of Livy and Tacitus. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. The Roman historian revered Ursicinus, and his account is greatly biased in his favour. Tomas Hägg and Philip Rousseau Berkeley 2000 89-109. Each page is checked manually before printing.

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The Later Roman Empire

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About this Item: Pranava Books, 2018. This is a reprint of the original work published in 1853. The spine may show signs of wear. From United Kingdom to U. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed. He was not a professional man of letters but an army officer of Greek origin born at Antioch and contemporary with the events described in what remains of his work.

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Ammianus Marcellinus

the later roman empire wallace hadrill andrew marcellinus ammianus

Minor shelf wear Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. About this Item: Penguin Classics, 1986. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Jones, The Later Roman Empire, 284-602 Ernest Stein, Histoire du Bas-Empire You can find an interesting overview of the period at this And at this site a List of Roman from Augustus to Heraclius The very useful There are translated texts of many of the early church fathers as well as Eutropius' Breviarium and some of the orations of Julian and Libanius, letters from Libanius to Julian, Eunapius of Sardis Lives of the Philosophers and Sophists, Ammianus Marcellinus, and Zosimus at has a variety of texts and other features Paul Halsall's Internet Medieval Sourcebook also contains a variety of texts relating to and Some brief advice on What to read before each class: read for the date listed all ancient sources given first and modern literature, whether the textbook or journal articles. About this Item: Penguin Classics, 1986. The only unfortunate part about this book is that the editor deemed necessary to omit a large number of sections from the original manuscript. He was not a professional man of letters but an army officer of Greek origin born at Antioch and contemporary with the events described in what remains of his work.

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