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The Resource The histories, Books 16-27, Polybius ; translated by W.R. Paton ; revised by Frank W. Walbank and Christian Habicht

The histories, Books 16-27, Polybius ; translated by W.R. Paton ; revised by Frank W. Walbank and Christian Habicht

Label
The histories, Books 16-27
Title
The histories
Title number
Books 16-27
Statement of responsibility
Polybius ; translated by W.R. Paton ; revised by Frank W. Walbank and Christian Habicht
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Polybiuss theme is how and why the Romans spread their power as they did. The main part of his history covers the years 264146 bc, describing the rise of Rome, the destruction of Carthage, and the eventual domination of the Greek world. It is a vital achievement despite the incomplete survival of all but the first five of forty books
Member of
Cataloging source
RDF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Polybius
Dewey number
937.04
Index
index present
Language note
Parallel Greek text with English translations
LC call number
PA3612
LC item number
.P6
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1857-1921
  • 1909-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paton, W. R.
  • Walbank, F. W.
  • Habicht, Christian
Series statement
Loeb classical library
Series volume
160
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Ancient
  • Rome
  • Greece
Label
The histories, Books 16-27, Polybius ; translated by W.R. Paton ; revised by Frank W. Walbank and Christian Habicht
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
607 pages
Isbn
9780674996601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
ocn895044114
Label
The histories, Books 16-27, Polybius ; translated by W.R. Paton ; revised by Frank W. Walbank and Christian Habicht
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
607 pages
Isbn
9780674996601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
ocn895044114

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