History of Europe

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Macmillan, 1876 - Europe - 150 pages

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Page 10 - Rome is the centre of all European history. The history of Europe is almost wholly made up of the steps by which the older states came under the power of Rome, and secondly, of the way in which the modern states of Europe were formed by the breaking up of that power. Greece alone has a real history of its own, earlier than that of Rome and independent of it. The first step toward grasping the history of those...
Page 3 - OLD-ENGLISH HISTORY. By EDWARD A. FREEMAN, DCL, LL.D., late Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford. With Five Coloured .Maps. New Edition. Extra fcap. 8vo. half-bound.

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