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Pax Romana (Greenhaven World History Program)

Peter Amey

Pax Romana (Greenhaven World History Program)

by Peter Amey

  • 220 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • History - General History,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11337385M
    ISBN 100899080022
    ISBN 109780899080024
    OCLC/WorldCa7336144

      Even during the paxiest parts of the Pax Romana, there was always a war somewhere. But overall restraint and a set of values that appealed to many of their subjects produced a long run of.   Adrian Goldsworthy’s new book, “Pax Romana,” is about the long period of Rome’s republican and imperial imposition of its power on other peoples, both near and far from the Eternal City/5(30).

      Pax Romana War, Peace, and Conquest in the Roman World (Book): Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith: Best-selling author Adrian Goldsworthy turns his attention to the Pax Romana, the famous peace and prosperity brought by the Roman Empire at its height in the first and second centuries AD. Yet the Romans were conquerors, imperialists who took by force a vast empire stretching from the . From the mind of comic book innovator JONATHAN HICKMAN, comes the exhilarating time-traveling epic, PAX ROMANA. The creator of THE NIGHTLY NEWS brings his unique sensibility to science fiction and the result is a visually stunning look at a new history of the world.

    Certainly the pax Romana was a time of peace, prosperity and justice for some - yet for others, the majority, it was a time of oppression, misery and suffering under the tyrant's whim. This latter dimension is not often brought out, so this new book plays an important role in redressing the balance.   Pax Romana - Ebook written by Jonathan Hickman. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Pax Romana/5(7).


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Pax Romana is a brilliant book. Hickman delivers characters that are outside of the average person's experience, and yet very identifyable and understandable. His ability to humanize the fantastical is one of his most endearing writing qualities.

The writing is way above par, as is the art/5(37). Adrian Goldsworthy’s new book, “Pax Romana,” is about the long period of Rome’s republican and imperial imposition of its power on other peoples, both near and far from the Eternal City.4/5.

The book concludes with a few reflections on the "pax Romana," Roman peace as it existed over centuries.

The author, Goldsworthy, says that "it took the domination of an empire like Rome to establish peace over such a wide area."Cited by: 3. Pax Romana is the tale of 5, men sent on an impossible mission to change the past and save the future.

At the end of the world, will they succeed, or will they fail. This politically driven sci-fi epic comes from the creator of the hit Nightly News. Collecting: Pax Romana more/5. Pax Romana examines how the Romans came to control so much of the world and asks whether traditionally favorable images of the Roman peace are true.

Goldsworthy vividly recounts the rebellions of the conquered, examining why they broke out, why most failed, and how they became exceedingly rare. Goldsworthy has given us an excellent book to complement his previous 10 dealing with Roman history.

This time his subject is the Pax Romana, that period of relative peace and stability enjoyed by some 70 million subjects of the Roman empire, beginning with the Principate of Augustus (27 BC) and ending with the death of Marcus Aurelius (AD ).

Pax Romana, (Latin: “Roman Peace”) a state of comparative tranquillity throughout the Mediterranean world from the reign of Augustus (27 bce–14 ce) to the reign of Marcus Aurelius ( – ce).

Augustus laid the foundation for this period of concord, which also extended to North Africa and Persia. ‎ A groundbreaking and comprehensive history of the Roman Peace from one of the leading historians of the ancient world Best-selling author Adrian Goldsworthy turns his attention to the Pax Romana, the famous peace and prosperity brought by the Roman Empire at its height in the firs /5(2).

Collects issues of PAX ROMANA plus bonus materials. From the mind of comic book innovator Jonathan Hickman, comes the exhilarating time-traveling epic: PAX ROMANA. The creator of THE NIGHTLY NEWS brings his unique sensibility to science fiction and the result is a visually stunning look at a new history of the world.

The Pax Romana also had an impact on language, as Greek became the common language used throughout the Roman Empire. In the early church, there were times when God enabled people to speak in languages they had not learned in order to communicate the gospel to people in their native languages (Acts –11).

Pax Romana "CREATE THE FUTURE, DESTROY THE PAST" From the mind of comic book innovator JONATHAN HICKMAN, comes the exhilarating time-traveling epic, PAX ROMANA.

The creator of THE NIGHTLY NEWS brings his unique sensibility to science fiction and the result is a visually stunning look at a new history of the world. A ground-breaking and comprehensive history of the Roman Peace, Pax Romana takes the reader on a journey from the bloody conquests of an aggressive Republic through the age of Caesar and Augustus.

Contents Books About: Collects issues of PAX ROMANA plus bonus materials. From the mind of comic book innovator Jonathan Hickman, comes the exhilarating time-traveling epic: PAX ROMANA. The creator of THE NIGHTLY NEWS brings his unique sensibility to science fiction and the result is a visually stunning look at a new history of the world.

Pax Romana War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World (Book): Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith: Best-selling author Adrian Goldsworthy turns his attention to the Pax Romana, the famous peace and prosperity brought by the Roman Empire at its height in the first and second centuries AD.

Yet the Romans were conquerors, imperialists who took by force a vast empire stretching from the Euphrates. Pax Romana is a guide to how the Romans preserved their empire for many centuries. It is a must-read for those interested in history and strategy."—Tom Rogan, Washington Free Beacon "Concise yet filled with detail, Goldworthy’s study is a definitive work on the reality of the Pax : Yale University Press.

Pax Romana (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Pax Romana. Author. Hickman, Jonathan & Hickman, Jonathan. Publisher. Image Comics. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide.

By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History. Comic Book / Pax Romana In the not too distant future, a Vatican-backed research project has discovered the secret of time travel.

With it the Church plans to fix the future by altering the past. They send a warehouse of modern weaponry and enhanced soldiers to Rome in AD. "The Pax Romana provided a remarkable period of peace and stability, rarely seen before or since.

Yet the Romans were first and foremost conquerors, imperialists who took by force a vast empire stretching from the Euphrates in the east to the Atlantic coast in the west. In Pax Romana, Adrian Goldsworthy feeds our fascination for Rome by chronicling how the Romans conquered and then administered its empire.

As. A ground-breaking and comprehensive history of the Roman Peace, Pax Romana takes the reader on a journey from the bloody conquests of an aggressive Republic through the age of Caesar and Augustus to the golden age of peace and prosperity under diligent emperors like Marcus Aurelius, offering a balanced and nuanced reappraisal of life in the Roman Empire/5().

Pax Romana (Latin for "Roman peace") was the long period of relative peace and minimal expansion by military force experienced by the Roman Empire in the 1st and 2nd centuries AD.

Since it was established by Augustus, it is sometimes called Pax span was approximately years (27 BC to AD) according to Encyclopedia Britannica [1] or from 70 AD to AD according to The.Improve your social studies knowledge with free questions in "Pax Romana" and thousands of other social studies skills.A ground-breaking and comprehensive history of the Roman Peace, Pax Romana takes the reader on a journey from the bloody conquests of an aggressive Republic through the age of Caesar and Augustus to the golden age of peace and prosperity under diligent emperors like Marcus Aurelius, offering a balanced and nuanced reappraisal of life in the Roman Empire.