Augustus
Adrian Keith Goldsworthy
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Augustus

first emperor of Rome

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598 pages

Tells the story of the heir to the murdered Julius Caesar who, as Rome's first emperor, brought peace and stability to the empire and presided over a new system of government.

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Work Description

Tells the story of the heir to the murdered Julius Caesar who, as Rome's first emperor, brought peace and stability to the empire and presided over a new system of government.

Edition Description

Tells the story of the heir to the murdered Julius Caesar who, as Rome's first emperor, brought peace and stability to the empire and presided over a new system of government.

Table of Contents

Caius Octavius (Thurinus), 63-44 BC. 'Father of his country' ; 'A man of wealth and good reputation' ; The consulship of Julius and Caesar ; A way out
Caius Julius Caesar (Octavianus), 44-38 BC. Heir ; Praise ; Reward and discard ; Vengeance and discord
Imperator Caesar, Divi Filius, 38-27 BC. Sons of gods ; Rivals ; Triumph
Imperator Caesar Augustus, Divi Filius, 27-2 BC. Renewal and restoration ; To overcome the proud in war ; The 'title of greatest power' ; The eagles ; An end and a beginning ; Family and colleagues ; Augustan peace
Imperator Caesar Augustus, Divi Filius, Pater Patriae, 2 BC-AD 14. Father ; The 'sentry post' ; For the sake of the Res Publica ; Pax Augusta
Hurry slowly
Appendix 1. The senatorial career, or, Cursus Honorum
Appendix 2. Date of the birth of Jesus.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages [522]-586) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
937.07092, B
Library of Congress
DG279 .G65 2014

The Physical Object

Pagination
viii, 598 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Number of pages
598

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26882867M
ISBN 10
0300178727
ISBN 13
9780300178722
LC Control Number
2014940657
OCLC/WorldCat
871788337

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