Spanning 1,300 years, this popular history of Rome has beenthoroughly revised and updated, reinforcing its stature as anindispensable resource on the history and enduring influence of oneof the world's greatest empires.
- New format: two-color text throughout; new pedagogicalfeatures, such as glossary terms in margins; chronological tablesand genealogies are made clearer for student use
- Includes revised text throughout, updated guides to furtherreading, and new sources for Roman history
- Expands coverage of the late Republic period
- Retains its emphasis on the importance of multi-disciplinaryinterpretations of literary sources and new archaeologicalevidence