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The Resource The rise of Rome : twelve lives : Rommulus ... Aemilius Paullus, by Plutarch

The rise of Rome : twelve lives : Rommulus ... Aemilius Paullus, by Plutarch

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The rise of Rome : twelve lives : Rommulus ... Aemilius Paullus
Title
The rise of Rome
Title remainder
twelve lives : Rommulus ... Aemilius Paullus
Statement of responsibility
by Plutarch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
The biographies collected in this volume bring together Plutarch's lives of the great men of Rome and his comparisons with their Greek counterparts. He pairs Romulus with Theseus and compares the admirable Nume and Lycurgus for bringing order to their communities
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Plutarch
Dewey number
  • 937'.0099
  • 937.0099
  • 937
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Scott-Kilvert, Ian
  • Tatum, Jeffrey
  • Pelling, C. B. R
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Rome
  • Rome
  • History
Label
The rise of Rome : twelve lives : Rommulus ... Aemilius Paullus, by Plutarch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780140449754
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • Revised edition /
  • translated by Ian Scott-Kilvert, Jeffrey Tatum and Christopher Pelling ; introductions and notes by Jeffrey Tatum ; with series preface by Christopher Pelling.
Extent
xliv, 784 pages
Isbn
9780140449754
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
Label
The rise of Rome : twelve lives : Rommulus ... Aemilius Paullus, by Plutarch
Publication
Note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780140449754
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • Revised edition /
  • translated by Ian Scott-Kilvert, Jeffrey Tatum and Christopher Pelling ; introductions and notes by Jeffrey Tatum ; with series preface by Christopher Pelling.
Extent
xliv, 784 pages
Isbn
9780140449754
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps

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