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The Romans An Introduction

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Excellent uick history good over view on to Tacitus now Chapters on The Republic and Caesars A solid gateway drug into the amazing and influential world of Roman history culture and daily life Not big on details but it has some great anecdotes from primary sources After eading this book I ead the complete poems of Catullus and began to ead the first Roman novel Satyricon Props to Dr Mark Thorne for using it in his Latin 101 class Not much to say about this one I Au bagne read it as aeuired part of a semi indepedent course I m Doing That Mostly Revolves that mostly evolves
THE USE OF WHEELOCK S LATIN 
use of Wheelock s Latin professor I m working with ecommends this as a sort of helpful. The Romans an introduction 2nd edition is a concise eadable and comprehensive survey of the civilization of ancient Rome It covers than 1200 years of political and military history including many of the famous and infamous personalities who featured in them and describes the eligions society and daily life of the Romans and their literature art architecture and technology illustrated by extracts in new translations from Latin and Greek authors of the extracts in new translations from Latin and Greek authors of the new. Introduction to the world
OF THE ROMANSWELL HE S RIGHT 
the RomansWell he s ight a way If you don t know anything about the Romans prior to eading this you can learn a lot of basic information It s written in a very clean straightforward way and neatly divided into sections covering different topics Unlike other in a very clean straightforward way and neatly divided into sections covering different topics Unlike other introductions it makes a good effort to include information about literature the army cultural beliefs and etc I don t think that books like these deserve much higher than three stars simply because of the lack of comprehensive information But for what it s worth this is a fine if too skimpy introduction with suggested further eading lists that can lead you Edition contains extensive additional and evised material designed to enhance the value of the book to students especially of classical or Roman civilization Roman history or elementary Latin as well as to general eaders and students of other *Disciplines For Whom An Understanding Of The Civilization And Literature *for whom an understanding of the civilization and literature Rome is desirable In particular the chapter on eligions has been expanded as have the sections on the ole of women and on Roman social divisions and.
Jacques Prevert
O better sources once you are done with this one That being said there s no need to ead this if you know the basics Definitely to me a three being said there s no need to ead this if you know the basics Definitely to me a three book *Don t get me wrong I enjoyed this book It was *t get me wrong I enjoyed this book It was clearly written although some sentences were unnecessarily confusing The chapters were a good length which made it easy to ead in digestible chunks As some other eviews have noted there seemed to be some statements made which weren t completely accurate and some uotes taken without eference to context It s always difficult to do these primers and overall it wasn t a bad ead It filled in some gaps in my understanding of the history of Ancient Rome. Cultural traditions There is too on the diversity and administration of the empire at different periods on changes in the army and on significant figures of the middle and later imperial erasNew features include a glossary of Latin terms and timelines Maps have been edrawn and new ones included along with extra illustrations and eading lists have been evised and updated The book now has its own dedicated website packed full of additional esources wwwthe omansco. ,