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By S. P. Oakley

Livy's 10th ebook, an exhilarating climax to his first decade, narrates political advances of three hundred BC, the Lex Valeria de provocatione and the outlet up of significant priesthoods to plebeians; it additionally tells of the Spartan Cleonymus' landfall on the web site that lengthy afterwards will be Venice. Its major subject, besides the fact that, is Roman struggle, specifically the outbreak of the 3rd Samnite conflict and the decisive conflict of Sentium in 295 BC. This new statement, which completes
Professor Oakley's exposition of Books VI-X, offers comprehensively with all points of Livy's paintings, together with the literary constitution of his narrative, the old and topographical difficulties of the Samnite Wars, the poetical and archaic language occasionally suffering from Livy, and the various textual problems
posed by way of the extant manuscripts. an intensive portion of addenda and corrigenda includes revisions to the previous volumes.

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