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Deep Abyss and Bottom of Despair

in Monstrous Adversary: The Life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236788
eISBN:
9781846313592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853236788.003.0079
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter presents a July 1600 letter by Oxford to Cecil, seeking his assistance in securing the governorship of the Isle of Jersey. It also presents a letter to old Henry Norris, who was about to ... More


Ciceronian Sicily: an archaeological perspective

R.J. A. Wilson

in Sicily from Aeneas to Augustus: New Approaches in Archaeology and History

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748613670
eISBN:
9780748650996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748613670.003.0011
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Of all the political speeches delivered by Marcus Tullius Cicero, it was his Orationes in Caium Verrem that marked an important turning point in the orator's career. His prosecution of Gaius Verres ... More


Commentary

T. N. Mitchell

in Cicero: Verrines II.I

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856682537
eISBN:
9781800343085
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856682537.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter offers commentary on Cicero's Verrines II, Book 1. It begins with the prefatory review of the importance of the case and the villainy of the accused, Caius Verres, joined to reassertions ... More


Britain’s capital? (c. AD 80–90)

Dominic Perring

in London in the Roman World

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780198789000
eISBN:
9780191831003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198789000.003.0011
Subject:
Classical Studies, British and Irish History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter describes London’s later Flavian architectural development, elements of which may have marked and celebrated the political maturity of the city. London’s first forum was probably built ... More


“The State of Louisiana Now Has Her Voice”

Peter J. Kastor

in The Nation's Crucible: The Louisiana Purchase and the Creation of America

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300101195
eISBN:
9780300128246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300101195.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter examines the events when Whites in Louisiana completed the process of constructing the legal, political, administrative, racial, and military structures of racial supremacy. In 1812, ... More


The Raglan Era 1902–19

in Offshore Island Politics: The Constitutional and Political Development of the Isle of Man in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237778
eISBN:
9781846313691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853237778.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter analyses the Raglan era from 1902 to 1919. The chapter specifically explores the governorship of Lord Raglan in the Isle of Man. His appointment as Lieutenant-Governor had co-occurred ... More


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