By David Shotter
Revised all through, the second one version of this profitable ebook takes the latest learn within the box under consideration and studies the proof which will position Augustus firmly within the context of his personal times.
History sees Augustus Caesar because the first emperor of Rome, whose method of ordered govt supplied a company and sturdy foundation for the growth and prosperity of the Roman Empire. Hailed as 'restorer of the Republic' and considered by way of a few as a deity in his personal lifetime, Augustus was once emulated via lots of his successors.
Key themes mentioned include:
- the historical past to Augustus Caesar's superb upward thrust to power
- his political and imperial reforms
- the production of the Republica of Augustus
- the legacy Augustus Caesar left to his successors.
Including extra insurance of the social and cultural facets of this complicated character's reign, including an increased consultant to extra interpreting, scholars won't pass over a beat if this booklet is integrated on their direction analyzing lists.
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Augustus Caesar (Lancaster Pamphlets in Ancient History) by David Shotter