The decline and fall of the Roman empire

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Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D, Byzantine Empire -- Hi
Statementby Edward Gibbon
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Page 38 - happy and prosperous, he would, without hesitation, name that which elapsed from the death of Domitian to the accession of Commodus.

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hardback-(London: Allen Lane, ); paperback-(New York: Penguin Books, I cannot tell about the best, but a recommendable one that represents a current view is the one of Peter Heather.

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