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Re: [Roman_History_Books] Chat: Final Livy Talking Points

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  • Irene Hahn
    that s covered under The geo-political aspects of the war / war preparations / the levy for the war and *the centurions complaints* (XLII.29 ff.) ... Irene
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      that's covered under "The geo-political aspects of the war / war
      preparations / the levy for the war and *the centurions' complaints*
      (XLII.29 ff.)"

      :-)

      Irene
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      From: "Cline, Vicki" <vlc2@...>
      To: <Roman_History_Books@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, January 26, 2006 1:29 PM
      Subject: RE: [Roman_History_Books] Chat: Final Livy Talking Points


      > Thanks, Irene. This will be a big help in reviewing the book (which
      > I've almost finished, yay me!). And what about the speech of the old
      > soldier in XLII.34?
      >
      > Vicki
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Roman_History_Books@yahoogroups.com
      > [mailto:Roman_History_Books@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Irene Hahn
      > Sent: Thursday, January 26, 2006 7:39 AM
      > To: Roman_History_Books
      > Subject: [Roman_History_Books] Chat: Final Livy Talking Points
      >
      > (or almost final, I'm still a the battle of Pydna)
      >
      > - Beginnings of "foreign luxury" (XXXIX.6 ff.)
      >
      >
      >
      > - Cato the Censor (XXXIX.40 ff.)
      >
      >
      >
      > - Three deaths: Philopoemen, Hannibal, Scipio Africanus (XXXIX.49 ff.)
      >
      >
      >
      > - The geo-political aspects of the war / war preparations / the levy for
      > the war and the centurions' complaints (XLII.29 ff.)
      >
      >
      >
      > - Perseus (all aspects) / The role of Eumedes
      >
      >
      >
      > - Livy's flights of fancy: example, first paragraph of XLII.49, Publius
      > Licinius setting out.
      >
      >
      >
      > - Events leading up to and the battle of Pydna. (XVIV.4 ff.) The Missing
      > info can be found in in Plutarch:
      > http://ancienthistory.about.com/library/bl/bl_text_plutarch_aemiliuspaul
      > us.htm
      >
      > I realize this is a lot to pack into 90 minutes.
      >
      > I'll post the final version of this in the blog
      > (http://romanhistorybooks.typepad.com/)
      > tomorrow.
      >
      > Also, go to
      > http://romanhistorybooks.typepad.com/roman_history_books_and_m/2006/01/c
      > ensor.html#comments. Bingley has posted additional biographies.
      >
      >
      > Irene
      >
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