Readings 11/30, India :
Each of these readings are for you to browse through and read the parts you find interesting. Therefore there are no questions, but please take at least a minute to look at some part of the information. Thanks. Your final questions will be ready this weekend and I will post them here on the libguide and email them to you.
The Four Vedas:
The Caste System:
November 1st, 2016
Rome Part Two:
Writings of Julius Caesar (The Gallic Wars):
How does Caesar characterize the war with the Gauls? What are some of the hardships and the sucesses that he notes in his writings?
The Death of Julius Caesar:
Why did the conspirators murder Julius Caesar?
What was the eventual effect of his death on the leadership of the Roman Republic?
October 11th, 2016
Livy's History of Rome Book 1 : http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/txt/ah/Livy/Livy01.html
Only read through 1.16, unless you want to read more. But, it's a long selection and the questions are only over the first sections.
Questions for the Readings:
What are the mythical foundations of Rome?
How does Romulus establish the infrastructure (leadership of Rome) in the beginning?