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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
Summary
The author discusses how the Roman Empire--an empire without a serious rival--rotted from within, its rulers and institutions putting short-term ambition and personal survival over the wider good of the state
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310998
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith
Dewey number
937/.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DG311
LC item number
.G65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
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death of a superpower
Label
How Rome fell : death of a superpower, Adrian Goldsworthy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Also published: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2009, with title: The fall of the west : the slow death of the Roman superpower
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-509) 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
The big question -- Crisis? : the Third century. The Kingdom of Gold ; The secret of empire ; Imperial women ; King of kings ; Barbarians ; The Queen and the "necessary" emperor ; Crisis -- Recovery? : the Fourth century. The Four : Diocletian and the Tetrarchy ; The Christian ; Rivals ; Enemies ; The Pagan ; Goths ; East and West -- Fall? : the fifth and Sixth centuries. 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 -- A simple answer -- An even simpler moral
Control code
740045
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 531 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300137194
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008933925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300137194
  • (OCoLC)262432329
Label
How Rome fell : death of a superpower, Adrian Goldsworthy
Publication
Note
Also published: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2009, with title: The fall of the west : the slow death of the Roman superpower
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-509) 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
The big question -- Crisis? : the Third century. The Kingdom of Gold ; The secret of empire ; Imperial women ; King of kings ; Barbarians ; The Queen and the "necessary" emperor ; Crisis -- Recovery? : the Fourth century. The Four : Diocletian and the Tetrarchy ; The Christian ; Rivals ; Enemies ; The Pagan ; Goths ; East and West -- Fall? : the fifth and Sixth centuries. 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 -- A simple answer -- An even simpler moral
Control code
740045
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 531 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300137194
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008933925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300137194
  • (OCoLC)262432329

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