The Resource Valorizing the Barbarians : enemy speeches in Roman historiography, Eric Adler, (electronic resource)

Valorizing the Barbarians : enemy speeches in Roman historiography, Eric Adler, (electronic resource)

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Valorizing the Barbarians : enemy speeches in Roman historiography
Title
Valorizing the Barbarians
Title remainder
enemy speeches in Roman historiography
Statement of responsibility
Eric Adler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
937/.03072
Index
index present
LC call number
DG271
LC item number
.A35 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ashley and Peter Larkin series in Greek and Roman culture
Label
Valorizing the Barbarians : enemy speeches in Roman historiography, Eric Adler, (electronic resource)
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/sersd/Doc?id=10485559
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-263) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Mithridates and the East -- "A deep-seated lust for empire and riches" : Sallust's Epistula Mithridatis -- "Their whole population has the spirit of wolves" : Pompeius Trogus' speech of Mithridates -- pt. 2. Hannibal and Carthage -- "He considered it to be in no way worthy to contemplate the hope of living defeated" : Polybius' speeches of Hannibal -- "Nothing at all has been left to us, except that which we defend with arms" : Livy's Hannibal -- pt. 3. Boudica and Britain -- "Men might live and be slaves" : Tacitus' speech of Boudica -- "Slaves to a bad lyre-player" : Cassius Dio's speech of Boudica -- Conclusions -- Appendix: Texts and translations of the speeches examined at length
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ebr10485559
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Valorizing the Barbarians : enemy speeches in Roman historiography, Eric Adler, (electronic resource)
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/sersd/Doc?id=10485559
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-263) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Mithridates and the East -- "A deep-seated lust for empire and riches" : Sallust's Epistula Mithridatis -- "Their whole population has the spirit of wolves" : Pompeius Trogus' speech of Mithridates -- pt. 2. Hannibal and Carthage -- "He considered it to be in no way worthy to contemplate the hope of living defeated" : Polybius' speeches of Hannibal -- "Nothing at all has been left to us, except that which we defend with arms" : Livy's Hannibal -- pt. 3. Boudica and Britain -- "Men might live and be slaves" : Tacitus' speech of Boudica -- "Slaves to a bad lyre-player" : Cassius Dio's speech of Boudica -- Conclusions -- Appendix: Texts and translations of the speeches examined at length
Control code
ebr10485559
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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