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Sulla, the Elites and the Empire
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Federico Santangelo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: BRILL

This book is a study of Sulla s policies in Italy and in the Greek East. Its main aim is to show how Sulla revived Rome s alliances with the local elites at a critical moment for the survival of her Mediterranean hegemony. The discussion calls into play a wide
Divination, Prediction and the End of the Roman Republic
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Federico Santangelo
Categories: Bibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The first comprehensive assessment of the intersection between Roman politics, culture and divination in the late Republic, in the context of complex religious, political and intellectual developments. The book draws on a wide range of literary, iconographic and archaeological evidence.
Marius
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Federico Santangelo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-17 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Gaius Marius (158/157-86 BC) has a major transformational impact on the history of the late Roman Republic. Although none of his ancestors had been a member of the Senate, he managed to reach the consulship on seven occasions, and was responsible for a series of major military victories, notably against
Rome and the Making of a World State, 150 BCE–20 CE
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Josiah Osgood
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In the century following 150 BCE, the Romans developed a coherent vision of empire and a more systematic provincial administration. The city of Rome itself became a cultural and intellectual center that eclipsed other Mediterranean cities, while ideas and practices of citizenship underwent radical change. In this book, Josiah Osgood
War, Warlords, and Interstate Relations in the Ancient Mediterranean
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Josiah Osgood
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-07 - Publisher: BRILL

During the 4th-1st century BC, Mediterranean polities, stateless formations and stronger powers fought for hegemony. Edited by Toni Ñaco del Hoyo and Fernando López Sánchez, this volume addresses interstate relations and warlordism according to classical studies and social sciences.