The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

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In the greatest work of history in the English language, Edward Gibbon compresses thirteen turbulent centuries into a gripping epic narrative. It is history in the grand eighteenth-century manner, a well-researched drama charged with insight, irony, ...Continua
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La Musa del Poeta è quella che non gliel'ha mai data, me lo ha detto un poeta.

Those who do not know history are bound to repeat it.
haha, I was curious to learn about the fall of the Romain Empire so I can contrast it with the current situation.
Is America on a downward spiral??
Another classic read!

Gibbon and history
The attempt to outline a clearly articulated theory of history in Gibbon's works is not only fruitless, but also inappropriate. Gibbon did not possess a general scheme which could be applied to the events of the past and to those of the future: "he d...Continua

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