Roman History: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Rome, Including the Roman Republic, the Roman Empire and the Byzantium (Unabridged) Roman History: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Rome, Including the Roman Republic, the Roman Empire and the Byzantium (Unabridged)

Roman History: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Rome, Including the Roman Republic, the Roman Empire and the Byzantium (Unabridged‪)‬

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Publisher Description

Three captivating manuscripts in one book:



The Roman Republic: A Captivating Guide to the Rise and Fall of the Roman Republic, SPQR and Roman Politicians Such as Julius Caesar and Cicero
The Roman Empire: A Captivating Guide to the Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire Including Stories of Roman Emperors Such as Augustus Octavian, Trajan, and Claudius
The Byzantine Empire: A Captivating Guide to Byzantium and How the Eastern Roman Empire Was Ruled by Emperors Such as Constantine the Great and Justinian


Some of the topics covered in first part of this book include:


The past that made it possible: The foundation of Rome between myth and history
Down with the kings: The past that made it happen
Early republic
Military achievements of early republic: Taking Italy
Middle republic: The Punic Wars and Mediterranean dominance
The military vs cultural dominance: The Roman civilization meets the Greek world
Limitless power and the beginning of the end: The late republic
The age of the generals: Pompeius, Crassus, and Caesar
Senatus Populus-Que Romanus (SPQR) and its downfall
The rise and fall of Julius Caesar and the end of the Roman republic


Some of the topics covered in second part of this book include:

From the republic to the empire: The rise of Octavian
The age of Augustus
The Julio-Claudian dynasty after Augustus: From Tiberius to Nero
Civil war and the year of the four emperors (AD 68–69)
The Flavians
The Nerva-Antonine dynasty: The five good emperors (and a couple of not so good ones)
Some new emperors
Crises, civil wars, and divisions: The long and painful decline
Two empires: East and West
And a great deal more you don't want to miss out on!


In the third part of Roman History: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Rome, Including the Roman Republic, the Roman Empire and the Byzantium, you will: 

Explore a story of power and glory, anarchy and order, paganism and Christianity, war and peace, the West and the East
Get familiar with the roots of the greatest controversies that defined the history of Europe and the entirety of Western civilization - the conflict between the Catholic and Orthodox churches, and the one between Christianity and Islam
Discover stories of remarkable emperors you’ve never heard of and about the astonishing bravery of Graeco-Roman heroes 
Learn more about the entire era called the Byzantine Empire 


All this and much more awaits you, so get instant access now by downloading now!

GENRE
History
NARRATOR
DH
Duke Holm
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
07:04
hr min
RELEASED
2018
July 20
PUBLISHER
Captivating History
PRESENTED BY
Audible.com
SIZE
340.2
MB

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