Epitome of Roman History (Books I – IV, Complete)

Scanned, proofed and corrected from the original edition for your reading pleasure Worth every penny Contents AUTHOR S PREFACEBOOK IAP I OF ROMULUS, THE FIRST KING OF THE ROMANSAP II OF NUMA POMPILIUSAP III OF TULLIUS HOSTILIUSAP IV OF ANCUS MARCIUSAP V OF TARQUINIUS PRISCUSAP VI OF SERVIUS TULLIUSAP VII OF TARQUINIUS SUPERBUSAP.Scanned, proofed and corrected from the original edition for your reading pleasure Worth every penny Contents AUTHOR S PREFACEBOOK IAP I OF ROMULUS, THE FIRST KING OF THE ROMANSAP II OF NUMA POMPILIUSAP III OF TULLIUS HOSTILIUSAP IV OF ANCUS MARCIUSAP V OF TARQUINIUS PRISCUSAP VI OF SERVIUS TULLIUSAP VII OF TARQUINIUS SUPERBUSAP VIII A RECAPITULATION OF THE ACTS OF THE SEVEN KINGSAP IX OF THE CHANGE OF GOVERNMENTAP X THE WAR WITH PORSENAAP XI OF THE WAR WITH THE LATINSAP XII THE WARS WITH THE ETRURIANS, FALISCI, AND FIDENATESAP XIII OF THE WAR WITH THE GAULSAP XIV THE LATIN WARAP XV THE SABINE WARAP XVI THE SAMNITE WARAP XVII THE WAR WITH THE ETRURIANS AND THE SAMNITES COMBINEDAP XVIII THE WAR WITH THE TARENTINES AND PYRRHUSAP XIX THE PICENIAN WARAP XX THE SALLENTINE WARAP XXI THE WAR WITH THE VOLSINIAP XXII OF SEDITIONSAP XXIII THE SUBJECT CONTINUEDAP XXIV THE SUBJECT CONTINUEDAP XXV THE SUBJECT CONTINUEDAP XXVI THE SUBJECT CONTINUEDOK IIAP I INTRODUCTORYAP II THE FIRST PUNIC WARAP III THE LIGURIAN WARAP IV THE GALLIC WARAP V Continued CHAP VI THE SECOND PUNIC WARAP VII THE FIRST MACEDONIAN WARAP VIII THE SYRIAN WAR AGAINST KING ANTIOCHUSAP IX THE AETOLIAN WARAP X THE ISTRIAN WARAP XI THE GALLO GRECIAN WARAP XII THE SECOND MACEDONIAN WARAP XIII THE ILLYRIAN WARAP XIV THE THIRD MACEDONIAN WARAP XV THE THIRD PUNIC WARCHAP XVI THE ACHAEAN WARAP XVII AFFAIRS IN SPAINAP XVIII THE NUMANTINE WARAP XIX SUMMARY OF THE ROMAN WARS FOR TWO HUNDRED YEARSAP XX Continued BOOK IIIAP I THE JUGURTHINE WARAP II THE WAR WITH THE ALLOBROGESAP III THE WARS WITH THE CIMBRI, TEUTONES, AND TIGURINIAP IV THE THRACIAN WARAP V THE MITHRIDATIC WARAP VI THE WAR AGAINST THE PIRATESAP VII THE CRETAN WARAP VIII THE BALEARIC WARAP IX THE EXPEDITION TO CYPRUSAP X THE GALLIC WARAP XI THE PARTHIAN WARAP XII A RECAPITULATIONAP XIII THE SEDITIOUS NATURE OF THE TRIBUNITIAL POWERAP XIV THE SEDITION OF TIBERIUS GRACCHUSAP XV THE SEDITION OF CAIUS GRACCHUSAP XVI THE SEDITION OF APULEIUSAP XVII THE SEDITION OF DRUSUSAP XVIII THE WAR WITH THE ALLIESAP XIX THE WAR AGAINST THE SLAVESAP XX THE WAR AGAINST SPARTACUSAP XXI THE CIVIL WAR OF MARIUS AND SYLLAAP XXII THE WAR WITH SERTORIUSAP XXIII THE CIVIL WAR UNDER LEPIDUSOK IVAP I THE INSURRECTION OF CATILINEAP II THE WAR BETWEEN CAESAR AND POMPEYAP III CAESAR AUGUSTUSAP IV THE CONFLICT AT MUTINAAP V THE SIEGE OF PERUSIAAP VI THE TRIUMVIRATEAP VII THE WAR RAISED BY CASSIUS AND BRUTUSAP VIII THE WAR WITH SEXTUS POMPEYAP IX THE PARTHIAN WAR, UNDER VENTIDIUSAP X THE WAR OF ANTONY WITH THE PARTHIANSAP XI THE WAR WITH ANTONY AND CLEOPATRAAP XII THE WARS WITH FOREIGN NATIONS An excerpt from the AUTHOR S PREFACE.The Roman people, during seven hundred years, from the time of king Romulus to that of Caesar Augustus, performed such mighty acts both in peace and war, that if any one compares the greatness of their empire with its years, he will think it out of proportion to its age So far throughout the world have they extended their arms, that those who read their exploits, learn the fate, not of one people only, but of all mankind So numerous are the toils and dangers in which they have been exercised, that ability and fortune seem to have concurred in establishing their sway.As it is of the highest importance, therefore, to learn this history as well as others, but as the vastness of the subject is a hindrance to the knowledge of it, and the variety of topics distracts the faculty of attention, I shall follow the example of those who describe the face of the earth, and shall comprise the whole representation of the matter, as it were, in a small tablet, adding something, as I hope, to the admiration with which this eminent people are regarded, by showing their whole grandeur together and at one view If any one, then, contemplates the Roman people as he would contemplate a man, and considers its whole age, how it had its origin, how it grew up, how it arrived at a certain vigour of manhood
Epitome of Roman History Books I IV Complete Scanned proofed and corrected from the original edition for your reading pleasure Worth every penny Contents AUTHOR S PREFACEBOOK IAP I OF ROMULUS THE FIRST KING OF THE ROMANSAP II OF NUMA POMPILIUS

  • Title: Epitome of Roman History (Books I – IV, Complete)
  • Author: Florus John Selby Watson
  • ISBN: 2940012657718
  • Page: 304
  • Format: Nook
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