The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 56, July 1952 - April, 1953 Page: 355
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
known friar, describe the struggle of the Flemish with Philip
IV of France. Occurring in a period marked by a changing
economic and social order, Annales Gandenses has universal ap-
peal, especially to moderns who have lost perspective.
Methuen's History of the Greek and Roman World, a work
of seven volumes in the process of completion and revision,
offers A History of the Greek World from 323 to 146 B. C. The
author, M. Cary, has revised this volume (III) on the basis of
the studies of Rostovtzeff and Tarn. The work is important to
readers who wish to follow the results of intensive research in the
Hellenistic Age in conjunction with a narrative account of Greek
history during this period. In addition, the Methuen set has
added a revision of Volume IV, H. H. Scullard, A History of the
Roman World, 753-146 B. C. Primarily political in approach
the work goes into military, social, and economic history with
an emphasis upon up-to-date information on some of the con-
troversial phases of the period before the fourth century B. C.
The author gives an excellent narrative account of the history
of Rome from the earliest times to the age of the great conquests.
The Methuen studies in Greek and Roman history should have
an appeal to Texans inasmuch as the late Professor F. B. Marsh
of the History Department of the University of Texas wrote
Volume V, A History of the Roman World, r46-3o B. C.
JOHN HUGH HILL
Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas
Here’s what’s next.
This issue can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Periodical.
Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 56, July 1952 - April, 1953, periodical, 1953; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101145/m1/401/?rotate=90: accessed September 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.