Daggers in the Forum: the revolutionary lives and violent deaths of the Gracchus brothers
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Book Description Cassell, London, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Cassell, London, 1976. Hard Cover. with clipped DJ, xii + 244 pages, illustrated with b/w maps.covers and inside in VERY GOOD CLEAN TIGHT READING ORDER. Full refund if not satisfied. 24 hour despatch. If not pictured in this listing, a scan of the actual book is available on request. Bookseller Inventory # nrg1019
Book Description UK: Cassell, 1976. 030429540X, 1976. First edition hardback with dust wrapper. 8.75" x 5.5", xii + 244 pages, illustrated with b/w maps. A very nive clean copy. VG/VG. Bookseller Inventory # 15377
Book Description Cassell, London, 1976. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Faint foxing to top of page edges. No other marks or inscriptions. A very clean crisp very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slight bump to lower front edges of four pages and no bumping to corners. Price clipped dust jacket not marked or torn with very minor creasing to upper front edge. In the second century BC, Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus took up the cause of the common man in a Rome which had won an Empire and lost its soul. But the pursuit of land and liberty drew them into sweeping reforms and dubious tactics. Reform had become revolution and the days of freedom were numbered. This book tells this story and how the Gracchus brothers lived and died on the streets of Rome. 224pp. We do not use stock photos, the picture displayed is of the actual book for sale. Every one of our books is in stock in the UK ready for immediate delivery. Bookseller Inventory # 005178
Book Description Cassell and Co Ltd, London, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First edition, first impression. Some slight edge wear to top and bottom of jacket and spine, slight yellowing to extremities, corners slightly bruised. Not price clipped (£4.95), small previous owner's name to front pastedown, internally clean tight and square, overall a vg++ copy. 244pp. Keith Richardson's classic account of the lives and bloody deaths of the brothers Tiberius and Gaius Sempronius Gracchus. Both served as tribunes of the plebs in the late 2nd century BC. They attempted to pass land reform legislation that would redistribute the major aristocratic landholdings (latifundia) among the urban poor and veterans, in addition to other reform measures. After achieving some early success, both were assassinated by obdurate senatorial enemies of these reforms. Bookseller Inventory # 004910
Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Lt, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P02030429540X