Livy (Titus Livius), the good Roman historian, used to be born at or close to Patavium (Padua) in sixty four or fifty nine BCE; he can have lived in general in Rome yet died at Patavium, in 12 or 17 CE.
Livy's simply extant paintings is a part of his historical past of Rome from the basis of the town to nine BCE. Of its 142 books, we've simply 35, and brief summaries of the entire relaxation other than . the total paintings used to be, lengthy after his loss of life, divided into a long time or sequence of ten. Books 1–10 we've complete; books 11–20 are misplaced; books 21–45 are whole, other than components of forty-one and 43–45. Of the remainder basically fragments and the summaries stay. In perfect kind Livy, a guy of broad sympathies and happy with Rome's prior, provided an uncritical yet transparent and dwelling narrative of the increase of Rome to greatness.
The Loeb Classical Library version of Livy is in fourteen volumes. The final quantity contains a complete index.
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