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9. The afterlife of the Republic

9. The afterlife of the Republic  

David M. Gwynn

in The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.003.0010
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chapter
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9780199595112
‘The afterlife of the Republic’ asks what is the legacy of the Roman Republic? As the Renaissance spread throughout Europe, ancient Rome was reinterpreted in many different forms to fill ... More
8. The last years

8. The last years  

David M. Gwynn

in The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.003.0009
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chapter
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9780199595112
‘The last years’ explains how private armies and ever-increasing riches enabled one man to possess the dignitas, wealth, and military might to rule alone. The desire for gloria which drove ... More
4. Carthage must be destroyed

4. Carthage must be destroyed  

David M. Gwynn

in The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.003.0005
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chapter
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9780199595112
By 275 bc Rome had gained control over central and southern Italy, but it was still no more than a regional power. ‘Carthage must be destroyed’ examines how the broadening of Roman horizons ... More
2. The Republic takes shape

2. The Republic takes shape  

David M. Gwynn

in The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.003.0003
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chapter
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9780199595112
What do we know of the Republic's formative years and the means by which it gradually extended its reach? How did the social and political structures of the Republic evolve? ‘The Republic ... More
5. Mistress of the Mediterranean

5. Mistress of the Mediterranean  

David M. Gwynn

in The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.003.0006
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chapter
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9780199595112
‘Mistress of the Mediterranean’ examines the attitude of Rome towards the Greek east and the extension of Roman dominion to the eastern Mediterranean. What was the impact of Greek influence ... More
The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction  

David M. Gwynn

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780199595112
‘The Roman Republic’ describes the rise of the Roman Republic from its humble beginnings and explores its legacy in the modern world. How do the social and cultural aspects of the Republic ... More
3. Men, women, and the gods

3. Men, women, and the gods  

David M. Gwynn

in The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.003.0004
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199595112
‘Men, women, and the gods’ examines how the Romans saw their ancestors and themselves by looking at stories of their heroic forebears. What effect did the demands of dignitas and gloria ... More

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