Antiquity

Laws (version 2)

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Plato


Laws (Greek: Νόμοι) is Plato's last and longest dialogue. It is generally agreed that Plato wrote this dialogue as an older man, having fail…

Egyptian Tales, translated from the Papyri, Series Two : XVIIIth to XIXth Dynas…

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William Matthew Flinders Petrie


Egyptian stories translated from ancient, often incomplete, documents. - Summary by Timothy Ferguson

Hellenic History

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George Willis Botsford


"The purpose of this volume is to present in brief scope the evolution of Greek civilization a culture simple in its essential unity, a…

Salambó

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Gustave Flaubert


Salambó recrea la “Guerra de los mercenarios” que tuvo lugar en el siglo III AC en la ciudad de Cartago. Se puede considerar una nove…

Theodoric the Goth

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Thomas Hodgkin


Theodoric the Great (~454-526) was king of the Ostrogoths during the time of the terminal decline of the Western Roman Empire. After wanderi…

The History of Britain

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John Milton


A reader of this history, encountering the frequent references to “my author,” meaning the current source, will be reminded of DON QUIXOTE a…

Ιστορίαι (Histories) Βιβλίοv 1 (Book 1)

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Thucydides


Η Ιστορία του Θουκυδίδη εξιστορεί τα πρώτα 20 χρόνια του πολέμου μεταξύ της Αθήνας και της Σπάρτης, που κράτησε από το 431 μέχρι το 404 π.Χ.…

Roman History: The Early Empire, from the Assassination of Julius Caesar to tha…

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William Wolfe Capes


William Wolfe Capes (1834-1914) was an Anglican cleric, a classicist, and a historian. This is his short chronicle of the early Roman Empire…

Libro VII de la Historia de Heródoto

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Herodotus


Muere Darío haciendo contra la Grecia aprestos militares que continua su hijo Jerges: con este objeto hace abrir un canal en el Athos…

Libro VIII de la Historia de Heródoto

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Herodotus


Reseña de la armada griega reunida en Artemisio, donde atacada por la de Jerges, y despues de dos combates se re tira hácia Sa…

The World's Famous Orations, Vol. I: Greece

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Various,William Jennings Bryan


This is the first volume in the ten volume collection of the world's most famous orations, as compiled by William Jennings Bryant and Franci…

Las guerras ibéricas

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Appian Of Alexandria


El historiador Apiano dedica el volumen VI de su "Historia romana" al prolongado y cruento proceso de conquista de los pueblos que…

Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans Vol. 7

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Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus


Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans is a series of biographies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral …

Xerxes, Makers of History

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Jacob Abbott


This history covers the years of Xerxes' years as ruler of the Persian empire and invasion of Greece. - Summary by Deon Gines

Geschichte des Peloponnesischen Kriegs

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Thucydides


Thukydides beschrieb den Peloponnesischen Krieg (431 bis 404 v. Chr.) zwischen dem von Athen geführten Attischen Seebund und dem Pelopo…

Las Germanias

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Publius Cornelius Tacitus


Obra etnografica en la que el historiador romano Tácito describe el territorio, las gentes y las costumbres de los pueblos germanos a…

Beacon Lights of History, Vol 3: Ancient Achievements

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John Lord


The third book in the Beacon Lights of History series, Lord discusses achievements such as the formation of laws, the development of the fin…

The History of Rome, volume 1

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Titus Livius


The History of Rome (Ab Urbe Condita) is a history of ancient Rome, written in Latin by Livy (Titus Livius) between 27 and 9 BC, covering th…

Early Rome, from the Foundation of the City to its Destruction by the Gauls

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Wilhelm Ihne


In this short scholarly work the German historian, Wilhelm Ihne, elucidates what is known or can be deduced about Rome's early history, from…

1001 Questions and Answers on General History

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Benjamin Hathaway


A book for students of history to test their knowledge and to direct their studies. As the title tells us, this is a book of 1001 questions,…

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