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L Aemilius Paulus Consul For The SecondAemilius Paulus consul Escaping the Endless Adolescence: How We Can Help Our Teenagers Grow Up Before They Grow Old for the second is put in charge of the campaign in Macedonia Paulus prays before an assembly that any disaster threatening the Roman People be turned against his own household After setting outor Macedonia he conuers Perseus and brings all Macedonia under control This book has a ew missing partsBook 45 sees Perseus captured by A Paulus in Samothrace Antiochus king of Syria beseiges Egypt Ptolemy and Cleopatra Envoys sent to Rome s Senate Senate reuires Antiochus to pull out of Egypt Rhodes envoys supplicate themselves to Rome and are sent aways as neither allies or enemies A Paulus celebrates his triumph his own soliders complain about not having enough booty S Sulpicius Galba speaks against the soldiers Paulus two sons die. Have just 35 and short summaries of all the rest except two The whole work was long after his death divided into Decades or of ten Books 110 we have entire; books 1120 lost; books 2145 are entire except parts of 41 and 4345 Of the rest only ragments and the summarie. ,
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ONLY WICKED CITIZENS AT CERGAIN TIMES BUT AN INEXPERIENCEDwicked citizens at cergain times but an inexperienced always Livy History of Rome XLV xxiiiBooks 43 45 of Livy s History of Rome detail the end of the The Third Macedonian WarBook 43 sees several praetors condemned or administering their provinces with greed and cruelty P Licinius Crassus the proconsul plunders numerous cities in Greece The commanders of Roman leets pluder many allied cities Book 43 sees King Perseus winning several victories in Thrace Dardanians and of Illyricum Spain revolts but the revolt goes nowhere after Olonicus is killed Marcus Aemilius Lepidus was chosen chief of the Senate by the censors This book has a ew missing partsBook 44 sees Macius Philippus and his armies entering Macedonia through difficult passes seizing a number of cities The Rhodians send an envoy to Rome. Livy Titus Livius the great Roman historian was born at or near Patavium Padua in 64 or 59 BCE; he may have lived mostly in Rome but died at Patavium in 12 or 17 CELivy's only extant
work is part of his history of Rome rom the oundation of the city tois part of his history of Rome rom the oundation of the city to BCE Of its 142 books we. ,
This book has a ew missing partsThe last of the Livy The remaining books 46 142 have been lost It really is sad to think that we only have
About 35 Books Of Livy35 books of Livy are really amazing His prose is clear His speeches are amazing And while he isn t a perfect historian his dates sometimes conflict he did organize Roman history in an expansive and rational way I would have REALLY enjoyed reading about
his take on the Fall of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Empire His last book 142 supposedly endstake on the Fall of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Empire His last book 142 supposedly ends history with the death of DrusesI don t get too carried away with regrets but it really does eel like discovering that Shakespeare wrote 140 plays and we only have 36 extant Imagine another 104 Shakespeare plays These are not the Egyptian Kings you are thinking of Like Scipio Cato etc Cleopatra and Ptolemy are amily names that appear again and again. S remain In splendid style Livy a man of wide sympathies and proud of Rome's past presented an uncritical but clear and living narrative of the rise of Rome to greatnessThe Loeb Classical Library edition of Livy is in ourteen volumes The last volume includes a comprehensive ind.