Ancient Historians

Some articles on ancient historians, historians, historian:

Nero Caesar - Emperor (54 AD) - Administrative Policies
... During this period, some ancient historians speak fairly well of Nero and contrast it with his later rule ... Historians indicate that there was a belief that theatre led to immorality ... Ancient historians state that these projects and others exacerbated the drain on the State's budget ...
Crucifixion Darkness And Eclipse - Ancient Historians
... The 3rd-century Christian historian Sextus Julius Africanus, in a section of his work surviving in quotation by George Syncellus, stated that the chronicler ... The church historian Eusebius of Caesarea (264 – 340), in his Chronicle, quotes Phlegon as saying that during the fourth year of the 202nd Olympiad (AD 32/33) "a great eclipse of the sun occurred at the ... The early historian and theologian, Rufinus of Aquileia (between 340 and 345 – 410), in his expanded work of Eusebius’ Ecclesiastical History, includes a part of the defense given to Maximinus by Lucian of Antioch ...

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