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Ronald Syme

New Zealand-born historian and classicist

1903   -   1989

country of citizenship: United Kingdom, New Zealand
language of expression: English
educated at: University of Auckland, Oriel College, Victoria University of Wellington
occupation: historian, university teacher, classical scholar, translator
award received: Pour le Mérite for Sciences and Arts, Bavarian Maximilian Order for Science and Art, Order of Merit, Kenyon Medal, honorary doctorate of the University of Graz, Fellow of the British Academy

Sir Ronald Syme, (11 March 1903 – 4 September 1989) was a New Zealand-born historian and classicist. Long associated with Oxford University, he is widely regarded as the 20th century's greatest historian of ancient Rome. His great work was The Roman Revolution (1939), a masterly and controversial analysis of Roman political life in the period following the assassination of Julius Caesar.
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works

3

The Roman Revolution

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1939

Tacitus

author: Ronald Syme

La rivoluzione romana

author: Ronald Syme, M. Manfredi, G. Traina

articles

21

Guard Prefects of Trajan and Hadrian ( 1980 )

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author: Ronald Syme

The Imperial Finances under Domitian, Nerva and Trajan ( 1930 )

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author: Ronald Syme

Hadrian and Italica ( 1964 )

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author: Ronald Syme

People in Pliny ( 1968 )

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author: Ronald Syme

Rhine and Danube Legions under Domitian ( 1928 )

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author: Ronald Syme

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