Appian, Horace White's Appian: Roman History, III, The Civil Wars, Books 1-3.26 PDF

By Appian, Horace White

ISBN-10: 0674990056

ISBN-13: 9780674990050

Appian (Appianus) used to be a Greek professional of Alexandria. He observed the Jewish uprising of 116 CE, and later turned a Roman citizen and recommend and obtained the rank of eques (knight). In his older years he held a procuratorship. He died throughout the reign of Antoninus Pius who used to be emperor 138–161 CE. sincere admirer of the Roman empire notwithstanding unaware of the associations of the sooner Roman republic, he wrote, within the basic 'common' dialect, 24 books of 'Roman affairs', in truth conquests, from the beginnings to the days of Trajan (emperor 98–117 CE). 11 have come all the way down to us entire, or approximately so, particularly these at the Spanish, Hannibalic, Punic, Illyrian, Syrian, and Mithridatic wars, and 5 books at the Civil Wars. they're useful documents of army heritage. The Loeb Classical Library version of Appian is in 4 volumes.

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