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Pax : war and peace in Rome's Golden Age  Cover Image Book Book

Pax : war and peace in Rome's Golden Age / Tom Holland.

Holland, Tom, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780465093533
  • ISBN: 0465093531
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2023.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Dramatis personae -- Timeline -- Preface -- Part One: War (The sad and infernal gods ; Four emperors ; A world at war) -- Part Two: Peace (Sleeping giants ; The universal spider ; The best of emperors ; I build this garden for us) -- Acknowledgements -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
"Beginning in 69AD, the so-called Year of the Four Emperors and spanning to 138AD, the death of Hadrian, Pax presents a narrative history of Rome at the height of its power. From the gilded capital to the barbarous realms beyond the frontier, historian Tom Holland offers a tour of the most famous episodes in Roman history"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Rome > History > Flavians, 69-96.
Rome > History > Antonines, 96-192.

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Kent Library Association - Kent 937.01 HOL (Text) 33410150975813 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 12/08/2023

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