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Author Derow, Peter, author

Title Rome, Polybius, and the East / the late Peter Derow, Andrew Erskine, and Josephine Crawley Quinn
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015


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Contents Introduction / Josephine Crawley Quinn and Andrew Erskine, with Erich Gruen, T.D. Barnes, Graham Shipley, and Peter Derow -- 1. Narratives -- The Arrival of Rome: from the Illyrian Wars to the Fall of Macedon (2003) / Peter Derow -- Rome, the Fall of Macedon and the Sack of Corinth (1989) -- 2. Polybius and Roman Power -- Polybius (205?-125? B.C.) (1982) / Peter Derow -- Historical Explanation: Polybius and his Predecessors (1994) / Peter Derow -- Polybius, Rome, and the East (1979) / Peter Derow -- Kleemporos (1973) / Peter Derow -- Polybios and the Embassy of Kallikrates (1970) / Peter Derow -- Polybius III, Rome and Carthage (1997) / Peter Derow -- Imperium, Imperial Space and Empire (2007) / Peter Derow -- 3. The Roman Calendar -- The Roman Calendar, 190-168 B.C. (1973) / Peter Derow -- The Roman Calendar, 218-191 B.C. (1976) / Peter Derow -- 4. Epigraphy -- An Inscription from Chios (1982) / Peter Derow and W.G. Forrest -- Pharos and Rome (1991) / Peter Derow -- RC 38 (Amyzon) reconsidered (1995) / J.T. Ma, Peter Derow, A.R. Meadows
Summary This volume offers a collection of seventeen of the more important papers written by the late Peter Derow during the course of his career. With a detailed introduction by the editors, it is essential reading for anyone interested in Roman imperialism or Polybius, and Rome's rise to Mediterranean power
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from home page (viewed on February 24, 2015)
SUBJECT Derow, Peter
Polybius. fast (OCoLC)fst00030116
Subject Imperialisme.
SUBJECT Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C.
Subject Rome (Empire)
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Erskine, Andrew, editor
Quinn, Josephine Crawley, editor
ISBN 9780191804670