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The Cambridge Ancient History : Cambridge Ancient History - J.A. Crook

The Cambridge Ancient History

Cambridge Ancient History

By: J.A. Crook (Editor), Andrew William Lintott (Editor), Elizabeth Rawson (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 24th February 1994
ISBN: 9780521256032
Number Of Pages: 929

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Volume IX of the second edition of The Cambridge Ancient History has for its main theme the process commonly known as the "Fall of the Roman Republic." Chapters 1-12 supply a narrative of the period from 133 B.C. to the death of Cicero in 43 B.C., with a prelude analyzing the situation and problems of the Republic from the turning-point year 146 B.C. Chapters 13-19 offer analysis of aspects of Roman society, institutions and ideas during the period.

"The new CAH IX is a welcome achievement, a readable and reliable political narrative with significant thematic contributions that mark major progress in sophistication and incisiveness of thought." The Classical Journal

List of maps
List of text figures
Preface
The crisis of the Republic: sources and source-problems
The Roman empire and its problems in the late second century
Political history, 146-95 BC
Rome and Italy: the Social War
Mithridates
Sulla
The rise of Pompey
Lucullus, Pompey and the East
The Jews under Hasmonean rule
Egypt, 146-31 BC
The Senate and the populares, 69-60 BC
Caesar, Pompey and Rome, 59-50 BC
Caesar: civil war and dictatorship
The aftermath of the Ides
The constitution and public criminal law
The development of Roman private law
The administration of the empire
Economy and society, 133-43 BC
The city of Rome and the plebs urbana in the late Republic
The intellectual developments of the Ciceronian age
Religion
Epilogue
Stemmata
Chronological table
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ISBN: 9780521256032
ISBN-10: 0521256038
Series: Cambridge Ancient History : Book 9
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 929
Published: 24th February 1994
Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.37 x 14.99  x 5.59
Weight (kg): 1.52
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised