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The Roman Republic

Volume 1

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  • Date Published: January 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107653474

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  • William Everton Heitland (1847–1935) was a celebrated Classicist and fellow of St John's College, Cambridge, from 1871 until his death. In this first volume of his masterpiece trilogy, originally published in 1909, Heitland examines the origins of the Roman Republic from 509 BC until the conclusion of the Second Punic War. This highly influential and important book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Roman history.

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    • Date Published: January 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107653474
    • length: 368 pages
    • dimensions: 234 x 156 x 21 mm
    • weight: 0.57kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Introductory:
    1. General remarks
    2. Physical geography
    3. Ethnography
    4. Religion
    5. The city of Rome
    6. Social and political groups
    7. The regal period
    Part II. The Republic to the Union of the Orders:
    8. Early difficulties of the Free State. The tribes
    9. The Constitution 509–449 BC
    10. The Decemvirate and Valerio-Horatian laws
    11. Foreign policy 509–449 BC
    12. The legends of the traditional narrative
    13. The Constitution 448–367 BC
    14. The Licinian laws
    15. Foreign policy and the army
    Part III. The Union of Italy under Rome:
    16. The Constitution 366–265 BC
    17. The conquest of Italy
    18. Causes of Roman supremacy
    19. Organization of Italy
    20. Rome and the Roman people 366–265 BC
    Part IV. Rome and Carthage:
    21. Carthage
    22. First Punic war 264–241 BC
    23. Rome, home affairs 241–218 BC
    24. Foreign affairs 241–218 BC
    25. Second Punic war
    26. The situation created by the war.

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    William Everton Heitland

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