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The age of Augustus

by Donald C. Earl

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D.,
    • Rome -- History -- Augustus, 30 B.C.-14 A.D.,
    • Rome -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Donald Earl. Photos. by Mario Carrieri and others.
      ContributionsCarrieri, Mario, 1932- illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG279 .E2 1968b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p.
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5622364M
      LC Control Number68031785

      The age of Augustus. [Donald C Earl] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Augustus, Emperor of Rome; Augustus, Emperor of Rome: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Donald C Earl. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd. Paperback. In this updated edition of his concise biography, Werner Eck tellsthe extraordinary story of Augustus, Rome's first orates literary, archaeological, and legal sources ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. pages. /5(96).

      pages: 29 cm Part of the illustrative matter is colored "Bibliography and notes": pages Background and antecedents -- Caesar's heir -- The republic restored -- Men and government -- Rome and Italy -- The empire and the army -- The imperial cult -- The imperial dynasty -- Epilogue: the personality of AugustusPages: The age of Augustus. [Donald C Earl] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Augustus, Emperor of Rome; Augustus, Emperor of Rome: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Donald C Earl. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes.

      In this concise biography, Professor Werner Eck, one of the world's leading experts on the Roman empire, tells the extraordinary story of Augustus, Rome's first emperor. A concise and gripping account of Augustus and his age. Written by one of the .   Using literary, archaeological, and legal sources, The Age of Augustus traces the history of the 'Roman revolution' in which Rome was transformed from republic to monarchy. The book provides a vivid narrative of Augustus' brutal rise to power, from the war against the assassins of Julius Caesar to his struggle against Antony and Cleopatra/5(97).


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