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Edward Gibbon and Empire

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • History: American,
  • Historiography,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Europe,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Europe - General,
  • Gibbon, Edward, --1737-1794--Views on Rome,
  • Gibbon, Edward,--1737-1794--Views on Rome,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • History / Historiography,
  • History-Ancient - Rome,
  • History-Europe - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRosamond McKitterick (Editor), Roland Quinault (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7744469M
    ISBN 100521525055
    ISBN 109780521525053

    Edward Gibbon was an English historian and Member of Parliament. His most important work, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, was published in six volumes between and The Decline and Fall is known principally for the quality and irony of its prose, its use of primary sources, and its open denigration of organised religion, though the extent of this is disputed. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 1 The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Edward Gibbon: Author: Edward Gibbon: Edition: 2: Publisher: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, in the Strand, Original from: University of Lausanne: Digitized: Nov 5, Length: 2 pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

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