The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

By Edward Gibbon


The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire is a six-volume work by the English historian Edward Gibbon. It traces Western civilization from the height of the Roman Empire to the fall of Byzantium in the fifteenth century. Volume I was published in 1776 and went through six printings.


Published date: January 1, 1776
Type: Books
Genre: History, Nonfiction

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