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climax of Rome

Grant, Michael

climax of Rome

the final achievements of the ancient world A.D. 161-337

by Grant, Michael

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Published by Sphere in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome -- Civilization -- History.,
  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476A.D.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Grant.
    SeriesHistory of civilisation
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 p. :
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21704670M

    full title Metamorphoses. author Ovid. type of work Poetry. genre Epic poetry of various genres: love, didactic, tragic, and comic. language Latin. time and place written Rome, a.d. 8. date of first publication a.d. 8. narrator “Ovid,” a fictionalized version of Ovid, is the overarching r, the books are narrated in various voices. climax The climax of the play comes when Antony, by juxtaposing Caesar’s accomplishments, his generous will, and his corpse’s brutal wounds with the repeated statement that “Brutus is an honorable man,” persuades the people of Rome that Brutus and his co-conspirators aren’t honorable at all.

    Michael Grant CBE (21 November – 4 October ) was an English classicist, numismatist, and author of numerous books on ancient history. His translation of Tacitus's Annals of Imperial Rome remains a standard of the work. Having studied and held a number of academic posts in the United Kingdom and the Middle East, he retired early to devote himself fully to : Novem , London, United Kingdom.   The triumphant tar entry. The GPX map on my Suunto keeps us on the Via Cassia for the first few kilometres, occasionally indicating the distance to the Vatican every now and then.. But Gerhard’s book suggests that we turn-off onto the Via Trionfale, another road that pilgrims have used for centuries to reach the Vatican.

    The History of Rome (German: Römische Geschichte) is a multi-volume history of ancient Rome written by Theodor Mommsen (–). Originally published by Reimer & Hirzel, Leipzig, as three volumes during –, the work dealt with the Roman Republic.A subsequent book was issued which concerned the provinces of the Roman ly published was a further book on the Empire. xvii, pages 23 cm This volume provides a detailed portrait of Rome at the height of its glory Includes bibliographical references The history of the later empire -- The military achievement -- The cost of survival -- The emperor and his agents -- Imperial artists and architects -- The culture of the novel -- Gospels of self-reliance -- The climax of paganism -- The triumph of ChristianityPages:


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Primarily a cultural history of Rome at its apogee ( A.D.), Professor Grant, who recently retired as president of Queen's University in Belfast, specializes in this period (The World of Rome, Roman Literature, among others), shows it as a time of social and intellectual ferment and achievement among artists, architects, and engineers.

A comprehensive survey of the history and culture of this poorly documented period. While this era is often seen as a period of decline, Grant's thesis is that the ability of Rome to survive the increasing pressures of foreign invaders and to assimilate diverse ideas is a mark of a civilization at its height, even if those pressures and ideas would ultimately bring an end to Roman culture/5(4).

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The changes in artistic style are interesting, but the chapters come across as slightly disjointed with sudden jumps between eras (the book does cover a long period of time). The military and political history (often the focus in this period) is rather skimmed over.

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