By Bernard Mineo

ISBN-10: 1118301285

ISBN-13: 9781118301289

A significant other to Livy contains a selection of essays representing the main updated foreign scholarship at the lifestyles and works of the Roman historian Livy.

  • Features contributions from most sensible Livian students from round the world
  • Presents for the 1st time a brand new interpretation of Livy's old philosophy, which represents a key to an total interpretation of Livy's physique of work
  • Includes stories of Livy's paintings from an Indo-European comparative aspect
  • Provides the main glossy stories on literary archetypes for Livy's narrative of the historical past of early Rome

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