By Livy, Evan T. Sage

ISBN-10: 0674993462

ISBN-13: 9780674993464

Livy (Titus Livius), the nice Roman historian, was once born at or close to Patavium (Padua) in sixty four or fifty nine BCE; he can have lived commonly in Rome yet died at Patavium, in 12 or 17 CE. Livy's in basic terms extant paintings is a part of his background of Rome from the root of town to nine BCE. Of its 142 books, we've got simply 35, and brief summaries of the entire relaxation other than . the complete paintings was once, lengthy after his demise, divided into many years or sequence of ten. Books 1–10 we've whole; books 11–20 are misplaced; books 21–45 are whole, other than components of forty-one and 43–45. Of the remainder in simple terms fragments and the summaries stay. In just right type Livy, a guy of large sympathies and happy with Rome's prior, offered an uncritical yet transparent and dwelling narrative of the increase of Rome to greatness. The Loeb Classical Library variation of Livy is in fourteen volumes. The final quantity features a accomplished index.

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