4 edition of Whose Rubicon? found in the catalog.
by Published by British Council of Churches, London, in association with the Catholic Institute for International Relations in London
Written in English
|Contributions||British Council of Churches.|
|LC Classifications||BR1450 .W46 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 90 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||90|
|LC Control Number||91192283|
Described by renowned author Ian McEwan as ’narrative history at its best’, Rubicon brings to life the last century of the Roman Republic, when Rome was transformed from a democratically run empire into one ruled by an emperor. With his extensive research and authoritative prose, Tom Holland has brought a fresh perspective to this dramatic era. by Michael Kane. Janu (FTW) – In an argument of over pages and 1, footnotes, Crossing the Rubicon makes the case for official complicity within the U.S. government and names Dick Cheney as the prime suspect in the crimes of 9/ Since the publication of this book (to which I had the privilege of contributing a chapter), many people have asked to hear the case against.
Rubicon Theatre Company is thrilled to announce that its critically acclaimed American premiere of THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE by Jethro Compton, adapted from the short story by Dorothy . To cross the Rubicon is a metaphor which means to take an irrevocable step that commits one to a specific course. When Julius Caesar was about to cross the tiny Rubicon River in 49 B.C.E., he quoted from a play by Menander to say "anerriphtho kybos!" or "let the die be cast" in Greek. But what kind of die was Caesar casting and what decision was he making?
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Rubicon First Anchor Books Edition by Tom Holland (Author)Cited by: Hoping to escape the political spotlight, Bobby Hart, senator from California, declined a presidential run. But while in Germany, the idealistic young politician discovers terrifying evidence of a conspiracy to destroy democracy in America—an unthinkable plot codenamed Rubicon.
Someone important is going to die, though Hart doesn't know who, Whose Rubicon? book why, or when/5(21). The book begins with Julius Caesar about to take the supreme gamble of ‘Crossing the Rubicon,’ and then backtracks to show the reader why that was such an immense step to take.
There is much about the establishment of the Republic, as far back as BC, before explaining the importance of the Republic to Romans/5. 'The Book that really held me, in fact, obsessed me, was Rubicon This is narrative history at its best.
Bloody and labyrinthine political intrigue and struggle, brilliant oratory, amazing feats of conquest and cruelty' Ian McEwan, Books of the Year, Guardian'Marvellously readable' Niall FergusonThe Roman Republic was the most remarkable state in. In Whose Rubicon? book fourth book, Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic, Holland charts the decline of the Roman Republic, anticipating the age of emperors ushered in when Julius Caesar, then governor of Gaul, commanded his loyal legions to march on Rome.
The resounding legacy of his symbolic crossing of the Rubicon river into Italy persists today as. 'The Book that really held me, in fact, obsessed me, was Rubicon This is narrative history at its best. Bloody and labyrinthine political intrigue and struggle, brilliant oratory, amazing feats of conquest and cruelty' Ian McEwan, Books of the Year, Guardian 'Marvellously readable' Niall Ferguson/5(15).
Rubicon is a very different book. Holland, a non-specialist, has produced a broad-ranging, accessible synthesis of the period.
The fact that Holland is. The attacks of Septemwere accomplished through an amazing orchestration of logistics and personnel. Crossing the Rubicon discovers and identifies key suspects—finding some of them in the highest echelons of American government—by showing how they acted in concert to guarantee that the attacks produced the desired result.
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Book Review: Crossing The Rubicon. especially Congress whose responsibility it is to rein in this kind of flagrant lawlessness. this book is a mandatory read. What should happen as a result of the information presented in this book.
At the very least a number of things should happen. Constitutional scholars like Jonathan Turley should. Buy Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic By Tom Holland, in Very Good condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery in Price: $ Author and historian Tom Holland returns to his roots in Roman history and the audience he cultivated with Rubicon - his the story of Caesar crossing the Rubicon which gives the book its name.
What I'd give to hear the entire book narrated by Mr Sachs whose delivery transports the listener to the hollowed walls of the forum where the. About the book: The Roman Republic was the most remarkable state in history. What began as a small community of peasants camped among marshes and hills ended up ruling the known world.
Rubicon paints a vivid portrait of the Republic at the climax of its greatness - the same greatness which would herald the catastrophe of its fall/5(K). The title refers to the decisive moment in Roman history when Julius Caesar crossed the Rubicon and the fate of the Roman Republic was sealed.
The phrase crossing the Rubicon is now part of our everyday language meaning passing a point of no return. That is an apt analogy for this book because it is hard to put down!/5(). COVID Resources.
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He discovers that he may be working with members of a secret society that manipulates world events on a grand Genre: Drama, Conspiracy thriller. What does rubicon mean. rubicon is defined by the lexicographers at Oxford Dictionaries as (in piquet) an act of winning a game against an opponent whose total score is.
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