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The Resource How Rome fell : death of a superpower, Adrian Goldsworthy

How Rome fell : death of a superpower, Adrian Goldsworthy

Label
How Rome fell : death of a superpower
Title
How Rome fell
Title remainder
death of a superpower
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Goldsworthy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith
Dewey number
937/.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Rome
Target audience
adult
Label
How Rome fell : death of a superpower, Adrian Goldsworthy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction: the big questions -- The kingdom of gold -- The secret of empire -- Imperial women -- King of kings -- Barbarians -- The queen and the 'necessary' emperor -- Crisis -- The four: Diocletian and the Tetrarchy -- The Christian -- Rivals -- Enemies -- The Pagan -- Goths -- East and West -- Barbarians and Romans: generals and rebels -- The sister and the eternal city -- The Hun -- Sunset on an outpost of empire -- Emperors, kings and warlords -- West and East -- Rise and fall -- Conclusion: a simple answer -- Epilogue: an even simpler moral
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 531 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300137194
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008933925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262432329
  • (Sirsi) o262432329
  • (OCoLC)262432329
Label
How Rome fell : death of a superpower, Adrian Goldsworthy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction: the big questions -- The kingdom of gold -- The secret of empire -- Imperial women -- King of kings -- Barbarians -- The queen and the 'necessary' emperor -- Crisis -- The four: Diocletian and the Tetrarchy -- The Christian -- Rivals -- Enemies -- The Pagan -- Goths -- East and West -- Barbarians and Romans: generals and rebels -- The sister and the eternal city -- The Hun -- Sunset on an outpost of empire -- Emperors, kings and warlords -- West and East -- Rise and fall -- Conclusion: a simple answer -- Epilogue: an even simpler moral
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 531 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300137194
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008933925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262432329
  • (Sirsi) o262432329
  • (OCoLC)262432329

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