Pax : war and peace in Rome's Golden Age / Tom Holland.
- ISBN: 9780465093533
- ISBN: 0465093531
- Physical Description: pages cm
- Edition: First Edition.
- Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2023.
|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.
"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.
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