History of Rome and of the Roman people, from its origin to the Invasion of the Barbarians

by Victor Duruy

Publisher: Jewett in Boston

Written in English
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Statementtr. by M.M. Ripley and W.F. Clarke, ed. by J.P. Mahaffy.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 vol. in 16. illus., pl., port., map, plan.
Number of Pages16
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The Ancient Greek name βάρβαρος (barbaros), "barbarian", was an antonym for πολίτης (politēs), "citizen" (from πόλις – polis, "city-state").The earliest attested form of the word is the Mycenaean Greek 𐀞𐀞𐀫, pa-pa-ro, written in Linear B syllabic script.

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Mahaffy Translator: M. Ripley Publisher: Estes and Lauriat City: Boston Year: The history of the Roman Empire covers the history of ancient Rome from the fall of the Roman Republic in 27 BC until the abdication of Romulus Augustulus in AD in the West, and the Fall of Constantinople in the East.

Rome had begun expanding shortly after the founding of the Republic in the 6th century BC, though it did not expand outside of the Italian Peninsula until the 3rd century languages: Latin (official until ). History of Rome, and of the Roman People, from Its Origin to the Invasion of the Barbarians (Volume V, Section I) by Victor Duruy (The Rev.

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