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Greek and Roman history

M. Chambers

Greek and Roman history

by M. Chambers

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Published by Service Center for Teachers of History .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby M. Chambers.
SeriesService Center forTeachers of History publication no. 11
ContributionsService Center for Teachers of History.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20962065M

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"Nine new studies here explore, and reconstruct, determinant episodes of Greek, Hellenistic and Roman history. The authors argue that hindsight -- especially in modern works -- has falsified the past, by playing down or eliminating the record of ancient unfulfilled forecasts, and of trends in events which in the long term did not obviously prove predominant. The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire / (London: J. Murray, ), by Edward Gibbon, also ed. by William Smith, François Guizot, Henry Hart Milman, M. Guizot, and Henry Hart Milman (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).


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