Chapter 6. Between Myth and History: Rome's Rise from Village to Empire (The Eighth Century to 264)

  1. Nathan Rosenstein and
  2. Robert Morstein-Marx
  1. Kurt A. Raaflaub

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996980.ch6

A Companion to the Roman Republic

A Companion to the Roman Republic

How to Cite

Raaflaub, K. A. (2006) Between Myth and History: Rome's Rise from Village to Empire (The Eighth Century to 264), in A Companion to the Roman Republic (eds N. Rosenstein and R. Morstein-Marx), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996980.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102179

Online ISBN: 9780470996980

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Keywords:

  • roman history;
  • rome's rise;
  • roman empire;
  • roman tradition;
  • historiography

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Wolf and the Twins

  • Myths

  • Tradition and Distortion

  • Consequences and Principles

  • Outlines of a History

  • The Wolf as a Symbol