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S.—REVOLT OF GAINAS.—PERSECUTION OF ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM,
THEODOSIUS II. EMPEROR OF THE EAST. — HIS SISTER PULCHERIA. – HIS
WIFE EUDOCIA.—THE PERSIAN WAR, AND DIVISION OF ARMENIA. 395–1453
166 Conspiracy of the Romans against the Life of Attila... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16?
He reprimands and forgives the Emperor............. - - - - - - - - - . . - - - - - - 170
Theodosius the Younger dies ...
539 Her Lover Theodosius . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ... . . . . . .
. . . 540 Resentment of Belisarius and her Son Photius .............. ... . . . . . . . 542
Persecution of her Son...... . . ............... . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... . . . . . . . . . . . 543 Disgrace
According to a law of Theodosius, which appreciates in money the military
allowance, a F. of gold (eleven shillings) was equivalent to eighty pounds of
bacon, or to eighty pounds of oil, or to twelve modii (or pecks) of salt, (Cod. Theod
. i. iii. it.
The total number of houses in the fourteen regions of the city, is accurately stated
in the description of Rome, composed under the reign of Theodosius, and they
amount to forty-eight thousand three hundred and eighty-two." The two classes of
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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, Volum 5
Edward Gibbon,Henry Hart Milman
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1900