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HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (Volume I)

HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (Volume I)

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HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALLOF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (Volume I)
Edward Gibbon
 
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Contents
Preface By The Editor 7Preface Of The Author 19Preface To The First Volume 23Preface To The Fourth Volume Of The Original Quarto Edition 25Chapter I The Extent Of The Empire In The Age Of The Antonines 29Chapter II The Internal Prosperity In The Age Of The Antonines 59Chapter III The Constitution In The Age Of The Antonines 97Chapter IV The Cruelty, Follies And Murder Of Commodus 123Chapter V Sale Of The Empire To Didius Julianus 143Chapter VI Death Of Severus, Tyranny Of Caracalla, Usurpation Of Marcinus 167Chapter VII Tyranny Of Maximin, Rebellion, Civil Wars, Death Of Maximin 209Chapter VIII State Of Persion And Restoration Of The Monarchy 237Chapter IX State Of Germany Until The Barbarians 259Chapter X Emperors Decius, Gallus, Aemilianus, Valerian And Gal-lienus 287
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