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... government of the palace and of the east; but when he marched against the
tyrant Eugenius, he associated his faithful general to the labours and glories of
the civil war; and, in the last moments of his life, the dying monarch
recommended to ...
... yet they respected the ministers of every religion; and the active zeal of the
Christian missionaries, without approaching the person, or the palace, of the
monarch, SHCcessfully laboured in the propagation of the gospel.d The pastoral
When Attila first gave audience to the Roman viour of ambassadors on the banks
of the Danube, his thetRom°a tent was encompassed with a formidable guard.
ambassa- 'phe monarch himself was seated in a wooden dots. chair. His stern ...
seem to prove, that the succession of Clodion was disputed by his two sons, and
that the younger was Meroveus, the father of Childeric. d Under the Merovingian
race, the throne was hereditary ; but all the sons of the deceased monarch were ...
and the monarch of the Huns employed the forcible impulse of hope, fear,
emulation, and interest, to subvert the only barrier which delayed the conquest of
Italy. Aquileia was at that period one of the richest^ the most populous, and the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewBrukerevaluering - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing
I feel decidedly ambivalent about this book. My rating reflects that ultimately I didn't want to stick with it; I didn't find its pleasures and degree of informativeness worth the slogging through ... Les hele vurderingen
LibraryThing ReviewBrukerevaluering - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing
A classic of historical literature, in two volumes. The author details the history to the fall in the first volume, and the byzantine period in the second volume. Les hele vurderingen
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1841
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 2
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1901
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 3
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1900