History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 2

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Simon and Schuster, 18. jan. 2013 - 418 sider
Gibbon offers an explanation for why the Roman Empire fell, a task made difficult by a lack of comprehensive written sources, though he was not the only historian to tackle the subject. Most of his ideas are directly taken from what few relevant records were available: those of the Roman moralists of the 4th and 5th centuries.
 

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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

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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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Conduct Towards The Christians From Nero To Constantine
Foundation Of Constantinople
Character Of Constantine And His Sons
Constantius Sole Emperor
Conversion Of Constantine
Persecution Of Heresy State Of The Church
Julian Declared Emperor
Reign Of Julian
The Retreat And Death Of Julian
Reigns Of Jovian And Valentinian Division Of The Empire
Progress of The Huns
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