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More industrious, however, than this saying implied, and warm-hearted and
enthusiastic as well, he was the first professional literary man Rome ever
possessed, and the first to naturalize Greek literary culture. This was achieved,
above all, ...
But very few of them were handed over or dispatched, and nothing else had been
achieved either. So in the following year, Caesar, after cowing the recalcitrant
Belgic Treviri on the Moselle, led a second and larger expedition to Britain.
And yet all that they thereby achieved was to hasten the ruin of what they wanted
to preserve, by destroying all the individual loyalty and initiative which alone
could have achieved its preservation. Moreover, this suicidal process was ...
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It reads like a textbook, which makes sense: it was a textbook in a college course. Nevertheless, if you have any interest in Roman History, there isn't much here you don't already know. Leggi recensione completa
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MAPS AND PLANS I Etruria
The Etruscan Monarchy
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