Synopses & Reviews
For Livy, the glorious early history of Rome provided both an example and a warning to his own degenerate times. This text provides his ideas on the theme.
Books XXXI to XLV cover the years from 201 b.c. to 167 b.c., when Rome emerged as ruler of the Mediterranean.
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Table of Contents
Rome and the Mediterranean Introduction
Part I: 201-192 B.C
The Second Macedonian War Gaui, Liguria and Spain
Part II 191-179 B.C.
The War with Antiochus Rome and Italy; Spain
Part III 178-167 B.C.
The Third Macedonian War