The Rise of the Roman Empire - Polybius, Obye, and Walbank, F W (Introduction by), and Scott-Kilvert, Ian (Translated by)

The Greek statesman Polybius (c.200 118 BC) wrote his account of the relentless growth of the Roman Empire in order to help his fellow countrymen understand how their world came to be dominated by Rome. Opening with the Punic War in 264 BC, he vividly records the critical stages of Roman expansion: its campaigns throughout the Mediterranean, the ...

The Rise of the Roman Empire 1980, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140443622

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