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Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra

Ware, William

Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra

a tale of the Roman empire in the days of the Emperor Aurelian

by Ware, William

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Published by D. Estes in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zenobia, -- Queen of Palmyra -- Fiction,
  • Tadmur (Syria) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Ware.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 432 p., [20] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13536932M
    OCLC/WorldCa17923200

    Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra. Gallienus became sole ruler after Valerian's defeat; but he made no attempt to rescue or avenge his father, and thought of nothing but his pleasures. He was soon roused, however, by the news that the Franks had crossed the Rhine, and had settled in Gaul, which from them received its present name of France. Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra. A tale of the Roman Empire in the days of the Emperor Aurelian (). This book, "Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra", by William Ware, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy.

    Zenobia, queen of Palmyra: a narrative, founded on history by Adelaide O'Keeffe () Zenobia, queen of Palmyra: a tale of the Roman empire in the days of the Emperor Aurelian by William Ware (Book).   Zenobia, the Queen of Palmyra, gave the Emperors and Generals of Rome quite the challenge, as she pushed her way through their territories, .

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The Pride of Zenobia: Queen of Palmyra by Danuta Deeb The book is disjointed in the text, from overlapping characters, the pictures are beautiful mosaics but only illustrate small parts of the text.

It tells the power struggle of Rome and its consultant empire in Palmyra/5(5). Zenobia the title of Southern's book is misleading--Empress Zenobia: Palmyra's Rebel Queen. The book really focuses on the decline of the Roman Empire over three centuries. Omitting period scholars, anyone interested in Palmyra & Queen Zenobia will find Stoneman much more by: 1.

So, this book is about a queen you've more than likely never heard of, Zenobia, who ruled over Palmyra, in Syria, and her unfortunate fall at the hands of Aurelian, emperor of Rome. The narrative is told solely through letters written by Lucius Piso, a 3/5.

Zenobia was a third-century queen of Palmyra. She fought against Rome, like Boudica of England. A good series for anyone looking to learn about little known history. Read more.

6 Zenobia found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Stephen Ricks. out of 5 stars Five Stars/5(6). Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra: A Tale of the Roman Empire in the Days of the Emperor Aurelian by WARE, WILLIAM and a great selection of related books.

Description: Queen Zenobia of Palmyra in Syria was one of the great women of classical antiquity, a romantic if tragic heroine both to Roman authors and to Chaucer, Gibbon and the neo-classical artists of the 19th century.

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Florence Forrest is Missing: Zenobia. A QUEEN FOR ALL SEASONS: ZENOBIA OF PALMYRA1 M M Breytenbach (Stellenbosch University) Throughout the centuries a number of truly remarkable women emerged to awe the world.

One of these is a charismatic warrior queen of antiquity, Zenobia, last ruler of the once wealthy and exotic city-state of Palmyra in Syria, that flourished in the late Roman. Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra Paperback – J by William Ware (Author) › Visit Amazon's William Ware Page.

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Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra, Vol. 2 of 2: A Narrative, Founded on History (Classic Reprint) by O'keeffe, Adelaide and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages plates 25 cm: Contents: Book One: Zenobia and Odenath: Tadmor in the wilderness ; The fertile crescent ; Palmyra, bride of the desert ; The Caravan Gods of Palmyra ; Odenath, king of kings ; The city of the dead --Book Two: Zenobia, the Queen: Zenobia on her way ; Rose-red Petra ; Antioch the Golden ; Zenobia's protégé Paul ; Pursuit ; Kill.

To Zenobia’s court came artists and poets from Europe and the East. Rarely in history have the arts flourished as they did in Palmyra, during the reign of Zenobia. (CC BY © Eric Paradis) Palmyra’s architects liked to adorn all the city’s public buildings with columns.

Around the Central Temple courtyard they raised columns. Zenobia was born around AD in Palmyra, at that time a Roman province. As she was given the name Julia Aurelia Zenobia, it can be said that she was a Roman citizen.

Roman citizenship was granted to her father’s family at an earlier date, perhaps during the reign of Marcus Aurelius in the latter part of the 2 nd century : Dhwty. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Pride of Zenobia: Queen of Palmyra by Danuta Deeb at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Danuta Deeb. It was at Palmyra in Syria that I began to tell the story of Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra, and the rebellion that she led against imperial Rome.

I was living within the grounds of the Temple of Bel, and at night, when the great gates of the temple were shut, I came closer to the spirit of the time and place than probably anyone has ever done before. Zenobia was the Queen of the Palmyrene Empire from to A.D.

Under her rule, Palmyra expanded from modern Syria all the way from Iraq through Turkey and into Egypt. Although not much is known of Zenobia’s ancestry, she was likely of noble descent, and may have even been a.

zenobia queen of palmyra Download zenobia queen of palmyra or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get zenobia queen of palmyra book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Thus begins the biography of Zenobia, queen of Palmyra, in the Historia Augusta (History of the Emperors), written near the end of the fourth century A.D.

And what we read there is almost all we know about the queen. Sometimes, I think if it were not for her coins Queen Zenobia would be taken as a legendary figure.

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A tale of the Roman Empire in the days of the Emperor Aurelian (). This book, "Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra," by William Ware, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.Zenobia of Palmyra by Vaughan, Agnes Carr Publication date Topics Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra Publisher Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

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