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The history of Appian of Alexandria

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The history of Appian of Alexandria

In two parts the first consisting of the Punick, Syrian, Parthian, Mitbridatick [sic], Illyrian; Spanish, and Hannibalick Wars. The second containing five books of the Civil Wars of Rome: wherein is related at large the conspiracy of Cataline; the wars betwixt Pompey and Cæsar, in Pharsalia; Pompey"s defeat, flight into, and murther in Egypt; Cato"s death at Utica; the end of the African war; Cæsar"s return in triumph to Rome; takes the sovereign authority; is slain by Brutus and Cassius, &c. Anthony, with young Octavius, attack Brutus and Cassius, who fly into Syria; Augustus returns to Rome; condemns the conspirators; is reconciled to Mark Anthony; Brutus slain in Gaul; his head brought to Rome; the accommodation betwixt Cæsar, Anthony, and Lepidus; the triumvirs, Brutus, and Cassius, defeated and slain; Anthony"s journey into Asia; his love with Cleopatra; the sea fight betwixt Cæsar and Pompey. Made English by J.D

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Published by printed for John Amery, at the Peacock against S. Dunstan"s Church in Fleet-street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome -- History -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAppian of Alexandria, his history of the civil wars of Rome
    GenreEarly works to 1800
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1804:11
    ContributionsDavies, John, 1625-1693
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[14], 251, [1], 273, [1] p
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15413269M


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Appian is the author of the Greek-language Roman History, which covers the period from the city’s founding to the beginning of the second century. His main idea was to demonstrate the greatness of Roman power and the justice and expediency of the establishment of Roman rule over other peoples.

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Greek historian. Born in Alexandria at the end of the 1st cent. ad, he experienced the Jewish rising of ad /17, became a Roman citizen, moved to Rome as an advocate and eventually gained, through the influence of his friend Cornelius Fronto, the rank of a procurator under Antoninus Pius, which enabled him to devote his time to writing a Roman History.

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Appian mentions the Jews and Jewish history in several places, especially in his books on Syria, Mithridates, and those dealing with the civil wars in Rome. Though he himself shared in the general apprehension during the Jewish uprisings in Egypt in c.e., Appian. Appian has 27 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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