HIS 321M • History of Rome: The Republic
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Covers the period from Rome's foundation through Caesar's murder in 44 B.C. The emphasis placed on the last two centuries of the Republic when problems accumulated and solutions did not. All the factors contributing to the Republic's fall be discussed: political, military, social, economic, religious, etc.
M. Cary & H.H. Scullard, A HISTORY OF ROME (3rd ed.) Penguin translations of relevant sources (e.g. Plutarch) will back this up