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Livy (Titus Livius), the nice Roman historian, was once born at or close to Patavium (Padua) in sixty four or fifty nine BCE; he could have lived generally in Rome yet died at Patavium, in 12 or 17 CE.

Livy's purely extant paintings is a part of his heritage of Rome from the basis of the town to nine BCE. Of its 142 books, we have now simply 35, and brief summaries of all of the leisure other than . the full paintings was once, lengthy after his loss of life, divided into a long time or sequence of ten. Books 1–10 we have now whole; books 11–20 are misplaced; books 21–45 are whole, other than components of forty-one and 43–45. Of the remaining basically fragments and the summaries stay. In well suited type Livy, a guy of vast sympathies and happy with Rome's previous, offered an uncritical yet transparent and dwelling narrative of the increase of Rome to greatness.

The Loeb Classical Library variation of Livy is in fourteen volumes. The final quantity contains a entire index.

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