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Ancient history

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Ancient history (V160): Historical studies of the period 900 BC to 500 AD.

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Image collection Statue of a Roman Emperor, Messene Museum, Greece

Statue of a Roman Emperor, Messene Museum, Greece. Dating from the 2nd half of the 4th century CE, this Emperor holds a globe in his left hand....

Ancient rome, Emperors, Messene, Late Roman, Roman art, Roman empire view
Link A THESIS ON ROMAN COINAGE FROM 260 CE

This study examines how the Roman emperors c. AD 260–295 attempt at maintaining their power-bases
through legitimation of their claims to...

Ancient rome, Numismatics, Roman coins, Late Roman, Roman empire, Age of Chaos, Gallic Empire view
Video File Steve2.mp4

The Battle of Actium, where the forces of Octavian and Agrippa defeated those of Antony and Cleopatra in 31 BCE, proved to be one of the turning...

Classics, Egypt, Emperors, Rome view
Link AEMILIUS AEMILIANUS (253 CE)

This link takes you to a coin of Aemilius Aemilianus on the Portable Antiquities Scheme website, where you will find other useful links and...

Ancient rome, Rome, Late Roman, Roman coins, Roman empire, Emperors, Age of Chaos, Numismatics, Early Christian, Christianity, Aemilius Aemilianus view
Link ALARIC IN ATHENS

This link takes you to an image of Alaric in Athens by Ludwig Thiersch.

Alaric, Goths, Visigoths, Late Roman, Roman empire, Ludwig Thiersch, Ancient rome, Barbarians view
Link ALL ROADS LEAD TO (AND FROM) ROME

This link takes you to an enchanting website all about Roman roads

Ancient history, Classics, Rome view
Link AMBROSE - LETTERS

This link takes you to a translation of Ambrose's Letters

Ambrose of Milan, Church history, Ancient rome, Roman empire, Early Christian, Christianity, Late Roman, Epistolography view
Link AMMIANUS MARCELLINUS - TRANSLATION

This link takes you to a translation of Ammianus Marcellinus.

Ammianus Marcellinus, Ancient rome, Late Roman, Roman empire, Early Christian, Ancient history, Church history view
Link AMMIANUS MARCELLINUS - TRANSLATION

This link takes you to a translation of Ammianus Marcellinus. From Ammianus Marcellinus. With An English Translation. John C. Rolfe, Ph.D...

Ancient rome, Late Roman, Roman empire, Early Christian, Ancient history, Historiography, Ammianus Marcellinus view
Link ANCIENT SOURCES AND TRANSLATIONS

This site gives a very helpful alphabetical list of ancient sources, along with links to online translations (where available) and other useful...

Primary sources, Use of historical sources, Ancient history, Historiography, Ancient rome, Roman empire, Late Roman, Greek history, Byzantine, Early Christian, Decline and Fall, Transformation of the Roman Empire view
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