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Livy's tenth book, an exciting climax to his first decade, narrates two political advances of BC, the Lex Valeria de provocatione and the opening up of major priesthoods to plebeians; it also tells of the Spartan Cleonymus' landfall at the site that long afterwards would be Venice. Its main topic, however, is Roman warfare, above all the outbreak of the Third Samnite War and the decisive. Download Citation | R. M. Ogilvie, A Commentary on Livy Books 1–5. Oxford: Clarendon Press, Pp. XIII + , 2 maps. £5. | OgilvieR. M., A Commentary on Livy.   In addition to Valerie Warrior's crisp, fluent translation of the first five books of Livy's Ab Urbe Condita, this edition features a general introduction to Livy and his work, extensive foot-of-the-page notes offering essential contextual information, and a chronology of appendices--on the genealogies of the most prominent political figures in the early Republic, Livy's 2/5. A Commentary on Livy, Books 1–5, R. M. Ogilvie, Oxford Studies: T. A. Dorey (editor): Livy (among this collection of essays see particularly ‘The First Decade’ by J. Briscoe), London

A Commentary on Livy, Books VI-X: Volume IV: Book X: Books v. 4, Book 10 by S. P. Oakley and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at `the fates ordained the founding of this great city and the beginning of the world's mightiest empire, second only to the power of the gods'Romulus and Remus, the rape of Lucretia, Horatius at the bridge, the saga of Coriolanus, Cincinnatus called from his farm to save the state - these and many more are stories which, immortalised by Livy in his history of early Rome, have become part of our /5(16). Book XXI of Livy's history of Rome is one of the most frequently read either in its entirety or in extracts, for it includes Carthaginian campaigns in Spain and Hannibal's momentous crossing of the Alps to invade Italy. P.G. Walsh's edition, originally published by the University Tutorial Press, is designed specifically for use by students at A-Level.   The History of Rome, Volume 1, Books 1 - 5 (Unabridged) audiobook, by Titus Livy When Livy began his epic The History of Rome, he had no idea of the fame and fortune he would eventually attain. He would go on to become the most widely read writer in the Roman Empire and was eagerly sought out and feted like a modern celebrity. And his fame continued to grow after his death.3/5.

  Books VI-X of Livy's history of Rome describe the beginnings of Rome's conquest of Italy in the fourth century BC and contain some of Livy's finest writing. The first of three volumes, this book offers an extensive introduction and commentary to Book VI. The introduction provides a full Pages: Book Review: Valerie M. Warrior, Livy. The History of Rome, Books   Buy a cheap copy of Ab Urbe Condita Libri book by Livy. Books VI-X of Livy's monumental work trace Rome's fortunes from its near collapse after defeat by the Gauls in bc to its emergence, in a matter of decades, as Free shipping over $/5(4).

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A commentary on Livy, books in. Read this book on Questia. "Beginning with the mythical origins of the city, the first five books of Livy's magisterial History of Rome recount the battles, betrayals, and triumphs of the men and women who turned a small town into a formidable republic.

Books VI-X of Livy's history of Rome describe the beginnings of Rome's conquest of Italy in the fourth century BC and contain some of Livy's finest writing. The first of three volumes, this book offers an extensive introduction and commentary to Book VI. The History of Rome, Books book.

Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Livy (c. 59 BC-AD 17) dedicated most of his life to /5.

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Weissenborn, bookscommentary, Livy's only surviving work is commonly known as "History of Rome" (or Ab Urbe Condita, ''From the Founding of the City''), which was his career from his mid-life, proba until he left Rome for Padua in old age, probably in the reign of Tiberius after the death of he began this work he was already past his youth; presumably, events in his life prior to that time had led to Genre: History.

Book 5: The Veii and the Destruction of Rome by the Gauls []Whilst peace prevailed elsewhere, Rome and Veii were confronting each other in arms, animated by such fury and hatred that utter ruin clearly awaited the vanquished.

Each elected their magistrates, but on totally different principles. A Commentary on Livy, Books VI–X, Vol. 4: Book X. Oakley () A Commentary on Livy Books 38– Ed.

John Briscoe () Oxford World's Classics: Livy: The Rise of Rome: Books One to Five. Luce () Oxford World's Classics: Livy: Hannibal's War: Books Twenty-One to Thirty. Eds John C. Yardley and Dexter Hoyos (   "R. OGILVIE, A Commentary on Livy. Books Oxford, Clarendon Press: Oxford Univ.

Press, VIII, p. /-" published on 01 Jan by : A.D. Leeman. Livy's ninth book, one of his finest and most interesting, begins with his celebrated account of the Roman disaster in the Caudine Forks and its aftermath and contains also the famous digression on Alexander and our longest account of the censorship of Appius Claudius Caecus.

eBook available for $ Click HERE for more information. In addition to Valerie Warrior's crisp, fluent translation of the first five books of Livy's Ab Urbe Condita, this edition features a general introduction to Livy and his work, extensive foot-of-the-page notes offering essential contextual information, and a chronology of appendices—on the genealogies of the most.

Livy XXXI–XXXIII John Briscoe: A Commentary on Livy, Books Xxxi–Xxxiii. Xviii + Oxford: Clarendon Press, Cloth, £8 [REVIEW] Kenneth Wellesley - - Author: F. Goodyear. - Livy, Book V. xlviii. 9 Book 1 (Rome Under the Kings) & Book 2 (The Beginnings of the Republic) This might be the first book to bankrupt me.

Or rather books. I own several versions of Livy (Folio, The first Penguin (Books ), second (Books ), and third (Hannibal; Books ), plus the first six volumes of the Loeb's History of Rome by.

Livy had employed forty-five books in the history of six centuries; but so many, so various, and so interesting were the events, which he had before him for selection, Edition: current; Page: [ix] in the latter period of the Republic, that it took him above double that number to relate the occurrences of little more than an hundred and twenty.

LibriVox recording of From the Foundation of the City Vol. 1, by Titus Livius (Livy). Ab urbe condita, is a monumental history of ancient Rome written in the Latin language by Titus Livius, an ancient Roman historian.

The work covers the time from the stories of Aeneas, the earliest legendary period from before the city's founding in c. BC, to Livy's own times in the reign of the emperor. The book History of Rome, sometimes referred to as Ab Urbe Condita ([Books] from the Founding of the City), is a monumental history of ancient Rome, written in Latin between 27 and 9 BC by the historian Titus Livius, or "Livy", as he is usually known in English.

The work covers the period from the legends concerning the arrival of Aeneas and the refugees from the fall of Troy, to the city's. A commentary on Livy Books Oxford: Clarendon Press. MLA Citation. Ogilvie, R.

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