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The Rise of Rome

Books One to Five

Livy
Translated and edited by T. J. Luce

14 August 2008

ISBN: 9780199540044

416 pages
Paperback
196x129mm

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Oxford World's Classics

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Romulus and Remus, the rape of Lucretia, Horatius at the bridge, the saga of Coriolanus, Cincinnatus called from his farm to save the state — these and many more are stories which, immortalized by Livy in his history of early Rome, have become part of our cultural heritage. This new annotated translation includes maps and an index and is based on R. M Ogilvie's Oxford Classical text, the best to date.

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Livy

Translated and edited by T. J. Luce, Kennedy Professor of Latin Emeritus, Princeton University