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Our Sea ' THE HAPPENINGS OF THE third century BC had brought Rome into
forcible contact not only with the Carthaginians but also with the Greeks in
southern Italy and Sicily ; and the same period had inaugurated its relationships
with the ...
... the male line , so that estates came under female control . This brought heavy
frowns to the faces of traditionalists , and in 169 a tribune , strongly supported by
Cato , carried a bill insisting on the ancient limitation of women ' s right to inherit .
The wars that transformed Rome by their plunder also brought sweeping social
changes throughout Italy . In some areas of the country , the devastations and
confiscations during the fifteen years of Hannibal ' s invasion eliminated many ...
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LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - jcovington - LibraryThing
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
LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - Autodafe - LibraryThing
The best concise history of Ancient Rome available. A classic. Leggi recensione completa