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Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Author(s): Edward Gibbon ; David P Womersley

Year: 2001

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Spanning thirteen centuries from the age of Trajan to the taking of Constantinople by the Turks, "Decline & Fall" is one of the greatest narratives in European Literature. David Womersley's masterly selection and bridging commentary enables the reader to acquire a general sense of the progress and argument of the whole work and displays the full variety of Gibbon's achievement.

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Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Edward Gibbon, David P Womersley. Penguin Classics. 2001 ( tDAR id: 423743)



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Roman Era

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Contact(s): EXARC Experimental Archaeology Collection Manager

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ExArc Id(s): 10965


Rights & Attribution: The information in this record was originally compiled by Dr. Roeland Paardekooper, EXARC Director.

Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America