Classics Resources for A-level

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The Jewish War describes much of what we know about the history of the Jews under Roman rule and remains one of the most immediate accounts of war, its heroism and its horrors, ever written.

The Jewish War describes much of what we know about the history of the Jews under Roman rule and remains one of the most immediate accounts of war, its heroism and its horrors, ever written.

Gripping account of the 'long but single year' when four Roman emperors emerged in succession, after Nero's suicice in AD 68.

"The story which I am approaching is rich with disasters, grimly marked with battles, rent by treason and savage even in peacetime. Four emperors perished violently." The Histories, Tacitus.

The fall of the Republic and decline of Rome between 60 BC and AD 14.

The Roman Revolution: Paperback: Ronald Syme

Collection of plays by Roman playwright, Plautus including The Pot of Gold, The Prisoners, The Brothers Menaechmus, The Swaggering Soldier, and Pseudolus.

The Pot of Gold and Other Plays (Penguin Classics)

Epic work on Roman history.

Livy: The Early History of Rome, Books I-V (Penguin Classics) (Bks.

A translation of Cicero's selected letters.

A translation of Cicero's selected letters.

Plato's dialogues - Protagorus and Meno.

Plato's dialogues - Protagorus and Meno.

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Romans but we're too afraid to ask!  Entertaining introduction by Peter Jones who taught classics at Cambridge and Newcastle universities.

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Romans but we're too afraid to ask! Entertaining introduction by Peter Jones who taught classics at Cambridge and Newcastle universities.

New edition of the Cambridge HIstory of Classical Literature series, of which The Early Republic is part.

New edition of the Cambridge HIstory of Classical Literature series, of which The Early Republic is part.

Introduction to ancient Rome with extensive use of sources, drawings and maps.

Introduction to ancient Rome with extensive use of sources, drawings and maps.


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