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... before his departure from Thessalonica, to the rank and dignity of C<zsar; and,
after the conquest of Italy, the patrician Helion, by the authority of Theodosius,
and in the presence of the senate, saluted Valentinian III. by the name of
His prudence, rather than his virtue, engaged him to leave the grandson of
Theodosius in the possession of the purple ; and Valentinian was permitted to
enjoy the peace and luxury of Italy, while the patrician appeared in the glorious
light of a ...
The patrician exerted the superior ascendant of authority and reason, to calm the
passions, which the son of Theodoric considered as a duty; represented, with
seeming affection, and real truth, the dangers of absence and delay; and ...
The patrician offended his sovereign by an hostile declaration ; he aggravated
the offence, by compelling him to ratify, with a solemn oath, a treaty of
reconciliation and alliance; he proclaimed his suspicions, he neglected his safety
; and from a ...
He followed the standard of jEtius, contributed to his success, shared, and
sometimes eclipsed, his glory, and at last excited the jealousy of the patrician, or
rather of his wife, who forced him to retire from the service.1 Majorian, after the
death of ...
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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