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Emperor of Rome : ruling the ancient Roman world

text Emperor of Rome : ruling the ancient Roman world

Summary

The best-selling author of The Fires of Vesuvius presents a comprehensive history of the social and political world of the Roman emperors including Julius Caesar, Nero, Alexander Severus, Caligula, and Marcus Aurelius.

Contents
The main characters -- Maps -- Welcome -- Prologue: Dinner with Elagabalus -- One-man rule : the basics -- Who's next? : the art of succession -- Power dining -- What's in a palace? -- Palace people : the emperor in his court -- On the job -- Time... Read more
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Description
xvii, 493 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Publisher
Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton Company 2023

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KCL 937.06 BEARD in Adult Non-fiction Reshelving

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