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Aurelius Victor. As among the Panegyrics, we find orations pronounced in praise
of Maximian, and others, which flatter his adversaries at his expense, we derive
some knowledge from the contrast. 1 See the second and third Panegyrics, ...
Aurelius Victor calls them Germans. Eutropius (9. 21.) gives them the name of
Saxons. But Eutropius lived in the ensuing century, and seems to use the
language of his own times. b The three expressions of Eutropius, Aurelius Victor,
The mile, in the hands of Eutropius, (9. 24.) of Festus, (c. 25.) and of Orosius, (7.
25.) easily increased to several miles. 1 Aurelius Victor. Jomandes de Rebus
Geticis, c. 21. B Aurelius Victor says, " Per Armenians in hostes contendit, quae
Aurelius Victor speaks very doubtfully of the faith of Diocletian towards his friends
. b Truncate vires urbis, imminuto praetoriarum cohortium atque in armis vulgi
numero. Aurelius Victor. Lactantius attributes to Galerius the prosecution of the ...
Aurelius Victor. 1 The passage of Aurelius Victor should be read in the following
manner : Pri- mns institute pessimo, munerum specie, patres orutoresque
pecuniam conferre pro- digenti sibi cogeret. J Panegyt. Vet. 9. 3. Easeb. Hist.
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Gibbon's third volume of The Decline and Fall seems to stray from the purpose stated in volume one. I think he just got carried away by the sweep of history. The melodious style and easy learning are still present but I was suffering from Gibbon fatigue by the third volume and we were off course. 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
Edward Gibbon,William Youngman
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1830