About the Author
Michael Grant's academic titles include Chancellor's Medallist and Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, and President of the Classical Association.
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Well worth the read. Still relative after 2000 Years. Man still fighting the same old battles.Published on July 23, 2014 by S. J. Wood
It is interesting till the translator tries to update the organization of the Roman army. It is distracting in that that organization was different from current armies and should... Read morePublished on February 28, 2014 by John R. Grcevich
Very readable translation. What is striking is how political and economic issues have changed so little. Just fewer political murders and suicides now.Published on January 8, 2014 by Dale Reid in Burnaby BC
I'm really enjoying this text--such a powerful humanization of the curious and bizarre habits and practices of the Roman armies and aristocracy. Read morePublished on October 15, 2013 by Roboberto