epub |eng | 2012-08-30 | Author:Flavia Arzeni [Arzeni, Flavia]

THE ART OF LOOKING HESSE, IN FACT, does not deny that on the way to love and joy, along with little things, there are also greater things—among them, art. The ...
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epub |eng | 2011-07-31 | Author:Watson, Alaric;

The purpose and legacy of Aurelian’s walls The circumstances that inspired Aurelian to build the walls to a large degree dictated their nature. They had to be built in a ...
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epub |eng | 2018-03-07 | Author:Cicero [Cicero]

198 M. Valerius Messalla, who had been with young Cicero at Athens. See vol. iii., p.225. 199 Bucilianus and his brother Caecilius were induced by Brutus to join the assassins ...
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epub |eng | 2019-02-03 | Author:Plutarch

( Category: Rome June 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-02 | Author:Martyn Rady [Rady, Martyn]

20 Archduchesses and the Habsburg Low Countries In the late 1760s Maria Theresa ordered that the Hall of the Giants (Riesensaal) in the Habsburg palace in Innsbruck in the Tyrol ...
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epub, azw3 |eng | 2020-06-08 | Author:Douglas Boin [Boin, Douglas]

CHAPTER EIGHT Into the Labyrinth To the fight / which lies before me now I go with Justice. —EURIPIDES In 397 Arcadius’s men appointed Alaric general of Illyricum. He had ...
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epub |eng | 2020-05-05 | Author:Mario Livio

The last sentence alluded to the fact that due to the prohibition on discussing Copernicanism, Galileo didn’t feel free to speak his mind. Galileo/Guiducci added that “we should be content ...
( Category: Rome May 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-25 | Author:Emily Wilson

SENECA’S WEALTH Poison is drunk from gold. 24 We turn now to one of the most fraught questions about Seneca’s life story: his vast accumulation of wealth under Nero. 25 ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical May 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-10 | Author:Lynda Telford

Chapter Twelve Despite Sulla’s successes abroad and the validity of his claims as itemized in the letter he had sent to Rome, he still had opposition to face at home. ...
( Category: Rome May 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-08-06 | Author:Plutarch

45. On the next day the Romans covered their advance more effectively, and when the Parthians attacked they met with a severe shock. They rode up expecting to have nothing ...
( Category: Rome April 19,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2005-10-05 | Author:Cicero

It is pointed out, in an effort to refute me, that Publius Septimius Scaevola, when his penalty was being assessed after conviction on another totally unrelated charge,1 received a severer ...
( Category: Rome April 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-04-14 | Author:Younger Pliny [Younger Pliny]

LXXX — To PRISCUS THE illness of my friend Fannia gives me great concern. She contracted it during her attendance on Junia, one of the Vestal virgins, engaging in this ...
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epub |eng | 2015-11-28 | Author:Pliny the Younger [Younger, Pliny the]

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epub |eng | 2013-03-03 | Author:Einhard & Notker

The Second Book of the Deeds of Charles 1. As I am going to found this narrative on the story told by a man of the world, who had little ...
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epub |eng | 2018-08-01 | Author:Tacitus [Tacitus]

Suetonius, however, with wonderful resolution, marched amidst a hostile population to Londinium, which, though undistinguished by the name of a colony, was much frequented by a number of merchants and ...
( Category: History & Theory March 21,2020 )