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Rogers, Adam. & Hingley, Richard. (2010). Edward Gibbon and Francis Haverfield: The Traditions of Imperial Decline. In Classics & Imperialism in the British Empire. Bradley, Mark. Oxford.: Oxford University Press. 189-209.

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Abstract

An article that explores Gibbon's writings about declime and fall and the impact of this work on the late Victorian and Edwardian archaeologists, Francis Haverfield. Part of a book that explores the relationship of classical knowledge to the maintenance of the British empire.