Livy (Titus Livius), the good Roman historian, was once born at or close to Patavium (Padua) in sixty four or fifty nine BCE; he can have lived usually in Rome yet died at Patavium, in 12 or 17 CE.
Livy's purely extant paintings is a part of his historical past of Rome from the basis of town to nine BCE. Of its 142 books, we've simply 35, and brief summaries of the entire leisure other than . the full paintings was once, lengthy after his loss of life, divided into many years or sequence of ten. Books 1–10 we have now whole; books 11–20 are misplaced; books 21–45 are complete, other than components of forty-one and 43–45. Of the remaining basically fragments and the summaries stay. In most suitable type Livy, a guy of huge sympathies and pleased with Rome's prior, awarded an uncritical yet transparent and residing narrative of the increase of Rome to greatness.
The Loeb Classical Library variation of Livy is in fourteen volumes. The final quantity incorporates a entire index.
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