TITLE

Gibbon's Bicentennial

AUTHOR(S)
Manuel, Frank E.
PUB. DATE
February 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;2/21/76, Vol. 174 Issue 8, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the celebration held in Rome, Italy to memorize the work of Italian historian Edward Gibbon in Roman historical literature on his bicentennial. Information that the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Institute of the Italian Encyclopedia acted as hosts at this closed conclave; Contribution of Gibbon in modern Italian histography; Attitude of Gibbon towards revolutions of Roman empire; Need to further understand about Gibbon and his work.
ACCESSION #
10013856

 

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