OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Hannibal's War: Books. 21-30

ISBN : 9780199555970

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¥2,376
著者: 
Livy; J. C. Yardley; Dexter Hoyos
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800 ページ
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Paperback
サイズ
128 x 196 mm
刊行日
2009年06月
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Oxford World's Classics
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You know how to win a battle, Hannibal; you do not know how to use the victory!'

Livy's great history of Rome contains, in Books 21 to 30, the definitive ancient account of Hannibal's invasion of Italy in 218 BC, and the war he fought with the Romans over the following sixteen years. Livy describes the bloody siege of the Spanish city of Saguntum, Rome's ally, which sparked the war, and the Carthaginian leader's famous march with elephants over the Alps into Italy. Livy's gripping story-telling vividly conveys the drama of the great battles, the disastrous encounters at Trasimene and Cannae, and the final confrontation between Hannibal and the youthful Scipio Africanus. Individuals as well as events are brought powerfully to life, as the long course of the Second Punic War unfolds. This new translation captures the brilliance of Livy's style, and is accompanied by a fascinating introduction and notes. The complete Livy in English, available in five volumes from Oxford World's Classics.

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著者について: 

Translated by J.C. Yardley, Professor of Classics, University of Ottawa, and Edited by Dexter Hoyos, Associate Professor, Department of Classics and Ancient History, Sydney University

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