Terry Jones' Barbarians

Terry Jones' Barbarians

Hardback (01 May 2006) | English

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Terry Jones' Barbarians takes a completely fresh approach to Roman history. This is the story of the Roman Empire as seen by the Britons, Gauls, Germans, Hellenes, Persians, and Africans. In place of the propaganda pushed on us by the Romans, we'll see these people as they really were. The Vandals didn't vandalize-the Romans did. The Goths didn't sack Rome-the Romans did. Traversing the landscape of the Roman Empire, Terry Jones brings wit, irreverence, and the very latest scholarship to transform a history that seemed well past its sell-date.

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Book information

ISBN: 9780563493181
Publisher: BBC Books
Imprint: BBC Audiobooks
Pub date:
DEWEY: 937.06
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 658g
Height: 235mm
Width: 161mm
Spine width: 31mm