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Lectures on the history of Roman religion from Numa to Augustus

W. R. Halliday

Lectures on the history of Roman religion from Numa to Augustus

by W. R. Halliday

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Published by University Press of Liverpool, Ltd. in Liverpool .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Rome -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William Reginald Halliday.
      SeriesThe ancient world
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL801 .H3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p.
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6655402M
      LC Control Number23010331
      OCLC/WorldCa1156756

      Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. from the earliest times to the age of Augustus; the Gifford lectures for 03/ by Fowler, W. Warde Lectures on the history of Roman religion, from Numa to Augustus. 11/ by. Among the Romans collegiate associations were so old that legend attributed their founding to Numa, the second of the traditional Roman kings, and there is a mention of collegia in the Twelve Tables. These organizations flourished unhampered until after the beginning of the first century B.C., during which time some opposition began to develop.

      Chapter I.: History of the Report. ‘ Of Mr. Smith’s lectures while a professor at Glasgow, no part has been preserved, excepting what he himself published in the Theory of Moral Sentiments and in the Wealth of Nations. ’ This statement was made by Dugald Stewart in the ‘Account of the Life and Writings of Adam Smith,’ which he read before the Royal Society of Edinburgh early in BCE - Founding of Rome by Romulus; BCE - Reign of Romulus; BCE - Reign of Numa Pompilius; BCE - Reign of the last king of Rome, Tarquinius Superbus BCE - Expulsion of Tarquinius Superbus / Beginning of Republic; BCE - Decemviri publish the Twelve Tables of Roman Law; BCE - Lex Canuleia- Marriage is allowed between patricians and plebeians.

      Professor of Classics, Adjunct Professor of History. My most recent book is Empire and Memory. The Representation of the Roman Republic in Imperial Culture (Cambridge ). My current project, tentatively titled Genius urbis. The city of Rome in Latin historiography, investigates when and how the urban spaces, buildings, and monuments of Rome figure in (primarily) Sallust, Livy, and Tacitus. Augustus (/ ɔː ˈ ɡ ʌ s t ə s /; [1] Classical Latin: [awˈɡʊstʊs]; Latin: Imperator Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus; [note 1] 23 September 63 BC – 19 August AD 14) is considered the first emperor of the Roman Empire, which he ruled alone from 27 BC until his death in 14 AD. [note 2] Born Gaius Octavius Thurinus, he was adopted posthumously by his great-uncle Gaius Julius Caesar in 44 Birthplace: Rome, Roman Republic.


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OCLC Number: Notes: Printed in Great Britain. Description: pages 23 cm. Contents: Introductory. --The religion of the householdThe religion of the farmThe religion of the StateThe religion of Numa and its objects of worshipFrom the Etruscan monarchy to the second Punic warThe last century of the republicThe Augustan revival.

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