The Roman Conquest of ItalyBook - 1997
The book opens with a description of the peoples of Italy at around the end of the fourth century B.C. It describes the early success of Roman diplomacy and force in creating client populations among the Etruscans, the Latins and the Hellenized populations of the south. At the beginning of the period the Italian peoples sought to preserve their independence and ethnic traditions. By its end those who had not achieved Roman citizenship were demanding it.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1997, c1996.
Branch Call Number: 937.02/DAVID
Characteristics: vi 218 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.