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Procopius: History of the Wars

Books VI.16-VII.35 (Loeb Classical Library No. 173)

by Procopius

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Published by Loeb Classical Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient - Rome

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsH. B. Dewing (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages496
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7693971M
    ISBN 100674991915
    ISBN 109780674991910

    Procopius's History of the Wars in 8 books recounts the Persian Wars of emperors Justinus and Justinian down to (2 books); the Vandalic War and after-events in Africa – (2 books); the Gothic War against the Ostrogoths in Sicily and Italy – (3 books); and a sketch of events to (1 book). The whole consists largely of.   History of the Wars. History of the Wars by Procopius, translated by H. B. Dewing. sister projects: Wikidata item. This work may need to be standardized using Wikisource's style guidelines. Book V (The Gothic War pt.1) Book VI (The Gothic War pt.2) (the rest of Book VI.

      History of the Wars, Books V and VI: Procopius of Caesarea (c. c. ) was a prominent Eastern Roman scholar of the family Procopius. He is commonly held to Author: Procopius. Procopius’s writings fall into three divisions: the Polemon (De bellis; Wars), in eight books; Peri Ktismaton (De aedificiis; Buildings), in six books; and the Anecdota (Historia arcana; Secret History), published posthumously. The Wars consists of: (1) the Persian Wars (two books), on the long struggle of the emperors Justin I and Justinian.

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Procopius. A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Procopius: History of the Wars (all pre volumes; copyright of later volumes uncertain), trans. by H. B. Dewing Books I and II (The Persian War): Gutenberg text; Books III and IV (The Vandalic War. Download procopius history of the wars books i and ii persian war or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get procopius history of the wars books i and ii persian war book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.


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Procopius: History of the Wars by Procopius Download PDF EPUB FB2

Procopius's History of the Wars in 8 books recounts the Persian Wars of emperors Justinus and Justinian down to (2 books); the Vandalic War and after-events in Africa (2 books); the Gothic War against the Ostrogoths in Sicily and Italy (3 books); and a sketch of events to (1 book).

The whole consists largely of military history, with much information about peoples and /5(5). This book by Procopius takes you back to the time when two super powers were at war for more than half a millenia, on and off.

It is fairly detailed account of history of his time. It compliments my reading and understanding of 'Under the Shadow of the Sword', which I am going over it for the second time ever since I received History of the Wars/5(8). Procopius was the author of a history in eight books of the Procopius: History of the Wars book fought by Justinian, a book on Justinian's public works, and a book called Secret History.

The Secret Procopius lived from to in Eastern Rome/5(7). Procopius book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Vivid accounts of the Gothic and Persian wars by the leading Byzantine historian/5. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.

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Procopius: Translator: Dewing, H. (Henry Bronson), Title: History of the Wars, Books I and II The Persian War Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Iran -- History -- To Subject: Vandals Subject: Goths -- Italy Subject: Byzantine Empire -- History -- Justinian I,   Vol.

Persian war. Vol. Vandalic war. Vol. Gothic war. Vol. Gothic war (continued) Vol. Gothic war (continued) Vol. Anecdota or secret history.

Vol. Buildings ; general index This material has been provided by Royal College of Physicians, London. The original may be consulted at Royal College of Physicians, London. Procopius of Caesarea has written the history of the wars which Justinian, Emperor of the Romans, waged against the barbarians of the East and of the West, relating separately the events of each one, to the end that the long course of time may not overwhelm deeds of singular importance through lack of a record, and thus abandon them to oblivion and utterly obliterate them.

History of the Wars/Book III. Jump to navigation Jump to search ←Book II:The Persian War (pt. 2) History of the Wars by Procopius Book III: The Vandalic War (pt. 1) Book IV: The Vandalic War (pt. 2) who in ancient times wrote the history of the Romans, and the greater part of this house has stood half-burned up to my time; and after.

Procopius: The Plague, History of the Wars, -xxxiii: DURING these times there was a pestilence, by which the whole human race came near to being annihilated.

Now in the case of all other scourges sent from heaven some explanation of a cause might be given by daring men, such as the many theories propounded by those who are clever in. Procopius: Translator: Dewing, H.

(Henry Bronson), Title: History of the Wars, Books III and IV The Vandalic War Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Iran -- History -- To Subject: Vandals Subject: Goths -- Italy Subject: Byzantine Empire -- History -- Justinian I.

This book by Procopius takes you back to the time when two super powers were at war for more than half a millenia, on and off. It is fairly detailed account of history of his time.

It compliments my reading and understanding of 'Under the Shadow of the Sword', which I am going over it for the second time ever since I received History of the Wars/5(8). procopius history of the wars, books iii and iv history of the wars the vandalic war procopius with an english translation by h.b.

dewing in seven volumes ii history of the wars, books iii and iv first printed contents. book iii.—the vandalic war; book iv.—the vandalic war ; index; procopius of caesarea.

Book from Project Gutenberg: Procopius History of the Wars, Books V. and VI. Procopius was the author of a history in eight books on the wars prosecuted by Justinian, a panegyric on the emperor's public works projects throughout the empire, and a book known as the Secret History that claims to report the scandals that Procopius could not include in his officially sanctioned history for fear of angering the emperor, his wife, Belisarius, and the general's wife and had to wait until all of them Born: c.

ADCaesarea, Palaestina Prima (Eastern. [From History of the Wars, I] At this time [January 1, ] an insurrection broke out unexpectedly in Byzantium among the populace, and, contrary to expectation, it proved to be a very serious affair, and ended in great harm to the people and to the senate, as the following account will show.

BOOK I. THE PERSIAN WAR BOOK II. THE PERSIAN WAR (continued) BOOK III. THE VANDALIC WAR BOOK IV. THE VANDALIC WAR (continued) BOOK V. THE GOTHIC WAR BOOK VI. THE GOTHIC WAR (continued) BIBLIOGRAPHY Excerpt: INTRODUCTION Procopius is known to posterity as the historian of the eventful reign of/5(5).

History of the Wars by the Byzantine historian Procopius (late fifth century to after CE) consists largely of sixth century CE military history, with much information about peoples, places, and special events.

Powerful description complements careful narration. Procopius is just to the empire's enemies and boldly criticises emperor Justinian. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.

Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Procopius, with an English translation by H.B. Dewing Item Preview remove-circlePages:   History of the wars, Books I And II With An English Translation By H.B.

Dewing Procopius of Caesarea, AD - c. ADwas a prominent late antique scholar from Palaestina anying the Roman general Belisarius in the wars of the Emperor Justinian, he became the principal historian of the 6th century, writing the Wars of Justinian, the Buildings of Justinian and the Brand: CreateSpace Publishing.

Procopius was the author of a history in eight books of the wars fought by Justinian, a book on Justinian's public works, and a book called Secret History.

The Secret History claims to be about scandals that could not be put in the published history books. The Gothic Wars are covered in the History of : Procopius.Procopius's History of the Wars in 8 books recounts the Persian Wars of emperors Justinus and Justinian down to (2 books); the Vandalic War and after-events in Africa – (2 books); the Gothic War against the Ostrogoths in Sicily and Italy – (3 books); and a sketch of events to (1 book).

The whole consists largely of military history, with much information about peoples and .I purchased the first five volumes of Procopius's History of the Wars after reading a review somewhere, basically buying the volumes sight unseen, a stab in the dark.

Well, how right was that decision! I have only read the first volume, Bookswhich covers the Persian Wars and I had a great time/5.