The Early History of Rome: Books I-V of The History of Rome from Its Foundation

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Penguin Book, 1960 - Rome - 394 pages
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User Review  - Marse - LibraryThing

Livy's "The Early History of Rome" is a fascinating book. I'm not too familiar with ancient history, but I have heard of the rape of Lucrezia, and knew that the name Virginia had something to do with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tullius22 - LibraryThing

Livy's still got style... It's true that he's not perfect, but I like him... I think that the philosophy of history he sets out at the beginning, in the preface, is very solid and useful, and ... Read full review

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