The Roman History Reading Group

Reading List for 2012 (Amended June 2012)

January 4 & 18, February 1 Caesar: A Novel iconby Colleen McCullough
Background (online): Caesar's Commentaries on the Gallic and Civil Wars
February 15 Render Unto Caesar iconby Gillian Bradshaw
(also as eBook)
March 7 & 21 Plutarch: Moralia / incomplete at LacusCurtius
Selections to be decided.
April 4 Getorix: Games of the Underworld icon by Judith Geary (author chat)
April 18, May 2 Antony and Cleopatra iconby Adrian Goldsworthy
May 16 The Republic of Vengeance icon(UK: Of Merchants and Heroes) by Paul Waters
(also as eBook at other vendors)
June 6 The Scribes from Alexandria iconby Caroline Lawrence (author chat, postponed to a later date, details to follow)
June 20 & July 11
(note date because of July 4th holiday)
Caesars' Wives: Sex, Power, and Politics in the Roman Empire icon(UK: The First Ladies of Rome)
by Anneliese Freisenbruch
(also as eBook)
July 25
(note change in date)
The Blood of Caesar: A Second Case from the Notebooks of Pliny the Younger iconby Albert A. Bell Jr.
(author chat)
(also as eBook)
August Recess
September 5 & 19 Eager for Glory: The Untold Story of Drusus the Elder, Conqueror of Germania iconby Lindsay Powell (author chat September 19)
(also as eBook)
October 3 & 17 The Naked Olympics: The True Story of the Ancient Games by Tony Perrottet
(also as eBook)
November 7 The Ionia Sanction iconby Gary Corby (author chat)
(also as eBook)
November 14
(note date because of Thanskgiving holiday)
Cleopatra's Moon iconby Vicky Alvear Shecter (author chat)
(also as eBook)
December 5 Terra Incognita iconby Ruth Downie
(also as eBook)
December 19 The Temple of the Muses (SPQR IV) iconby John Maddox Roberts
(also as eBook)
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