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Title Res publica conquassata : readings on the fall of the Roman Republic / edited by James K. Finn and Frank J. Groten, Jr.

Published Detroit : Wayne State University Press, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store  478.6421 RES MF17    AVAILABLE
Physical description 242 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Series Classical studies pedagogy series.
Classical studies pedagogy series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-242).
Summary Containing readings from eyewitness accounts of the collapse of the Roman republic, RES PUBLICA CONQUASSATA (The Republic Shattered) relates Julius Caesar's invasion of his own fatherland at the head of a loyal and seasoned army. The correspondence of the great orator Marcus Cicero, one of Caesar's most prominent political adversaries, is interspersed among Caesar's narrative episodes of the civil war (DE BELLO CIVILI). Map.
Language notes Fifty-five texts in Latin from the last fifty years of the of the Roman Republic, with critical matter in English.
Other author Finn, James K.
Groten, Frank J.
Subject Latin language -- Readers -- Rome.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C. -- Problems, exercises, etc.
ISBN 0814326781 (paperback: alk. paper)