Re: Life after Justinian, Poll
- Hi there,
<< "The Etruscan" by the Finnish author Waltari. It's heavily out of print.
Also, I read it recently and have to say that this is the weirdest book I
have read in a long time! >>
Never thought I'd ever see Waltari mentioned. Has anyone read his book 'The
Roman'? Set in 1st century AD. Interesting if a little farfetched.
Though not my area of interest I'd go with Livy.
Keep up the good work
David the Lurker
Good news on combining groups. I will be back with the discussion group when
it next meets, I hope, and look forward to hearing familiar voices (reading
My vote is for Livy, but I will go along with the crowd.
Another good paperback reference on the Etruscans, also out of print I
believe, is "The Etruscans in the Ancient World" by Von Vacano (Indiana
University Press, LC number 60-16881). Reprinted at least once by St.