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Author Southern, Pat, 1948-

Title Ancient Rome : the rise & fall of an Empire, 753 BC-AD 476 / Patricia Southern

Publ Info Stroud, Gloucestershire : Amberley, 2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 Bryant Main Stacks  DG209 .S68 2009    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  DG209 .S68 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript 381 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-374) and index
Contents Proud tyrants : the kings of Rome c.753-c.509 BC -- 2. Fierce neighbours : the expansion of Rome in Italy 509-290 BC -- 3. Strong rivals : the republic meets foreign enemies 290-201 BC -- 4. World power : Rome begins to dominate 201-133 BC -- 5. Reforming zeal : the republic comes of age 133-83 BC -- 6. Commanding generals : the republic under duress 83-48 BC -- 7. Civil wars : the rise of Octavian 48-30 BC -- 8. Octavian Augustus : the republic becomes an empire 30 BC-AD 14 -- 9. Julio-Claudians : Tiberius to Nero AD 14-68 -- 10. Expanding empire : pushing the boundaries AD 69-117 -- 11. Within limits : the empire enclosed AD 117-193 -- 12. Military rule : emperors & usurpers AD 193-260 -- 13. Hard times : the empire fragments AD 260-284 -- 14. Another world : the empire transformed AD 284-324 -- 15. New Rome : Constantine to Theodosius the Great AD 324-395 -- 16. Lost world : the transformation of the Western empire & the survival in the East AD 395-476
LC subject Rome -- History
Rome -- Civilization
ISBN 9781848681002 (hbk.)
1848681003 (hbk.)