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Conspiracy of Catiline, and The Jugurthine War

Sallust

Conspiracy of Catiline, and The Jugurthine War

Literally translated with explanatory notes by John Selby Watson.

by Sallust

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Published by Hinds & Noble in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfiche (negative). Toronto : University of Toronto Library, Preservation Services, 1989. 2 microfiches.

SeriesHandy literal translations
ContributionsWatson, J. S. 1804-1884.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA6654 E5 W3 1860
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination200p.
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14773500M

About the Author. Sallust (Gaius Sallustius Crispus), ( BC), was a Roman principal works are theBellum Catilinae, on the conspiracy of Catiline and his account of the Jugurthine War, Bellum Jugurthinum. "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title/5(K).   His works include a history of the Jugurthine war (a late second-century BC African conflict that punctuated Rome's own internal struggles), an account of the Catilinarian conspiracy, and fragments of a history that once described the 70s and 60s BC/5(4).

SALLUST'S CONSPIRACY OF CATILINE AND THE JUGURTHINE WAR. by Sallustius, Crispus B.C. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In order to READ Online or Download Sallust S Jugurthine War And Conspiracy Of Catiline ebooks in PDF, ePUB, Tuebl and Mobi format, you need to create a FREE account. We cannot guarantee that Sallust S Jugurthine War And Conspiracy Of Catiline book is in the library, But if You are still not sure with the service, you can choose FREE Trial service.

The Jugurthine War tells the story of the crafty Numidian, Jugurtha, his brutal lunge for power beginning in B.C. and his capture and execution in B.C. It is a tale of pitched battles and savage guerilla warfare, failed peace conferences and corrupt officials, treachery and heroism. Sallust is the earliest known Roman historian with surviving works to his name, of which we have Catiline's War (about the conspiracy in 63 BC of L. Sergius Catilina), The Jugurthine War (about Rome's war against the Numidians from to BC), .


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'the glory of wealth and physical beauty is fluid and fragile; but virtue is held brilliant and eternal'The Roman historian Sallust lived through troubled times.CONSPIRACY OF CATILINE AND THE JUGURTHINE WAR LITERALLY TRANSLATED WITH EXPLANATORY NOTES BY THE REV.

JOHN SELBY WATSON, M.A. CONSPIRACY OF CATILINE. THE ARGUMENT. The Introduction, I.-IV. The character of Catiline, V. Virtues of the ancient Romans, VI.-IX. Degeneracy of their posterity, X.-XIII.