The History of the Decline and Fall of the...


The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Penguin Classics)

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Author  Edward Gibbon
Publisher  Penguin
Publication Date   June 19, 2000
Pages  848


Spanning thirteen centuries from the age of Trajan to the taking of Constantinople by the Turks, DECLINE & FALL is one of the greatest narratives in European Literature. David Womersley's masterly selection and bridging commentary enables the readerto acquire a general sense of the progress and argument of the whole work and displays the full variety of Gibbon's achievement.

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