The Fall of the Roman Republic Paperback
Revised and updated to include the latest research in the field, this second edition of a popular history text examines how the Roman republic was destabilized by the unplanned growth of the Roman Empire. Central discussion points include: * the government of the republic * how certain individuals took advantage of the expansion of the empire * Julius Caesar's accession to power * the rise of the Augustan principate following Julius Caesar's murder.
Drawing on a wealth of recent scholarship and including an expanded and updated guide to further reading, a chronology, and a guide to the provinces of the Roman Empire, students of history and classical studies will find this a helpful and accessible introduction to this complex period in history.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 136 pages, maps, 3 b&w line drawings, 5 b&w photos, 4halftones
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/08/2005
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9780415319409