Lives of the Caesars / Edition 1

Lives of the Caesars / Edition 1

by Anthony Barrett
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405127554

ISBN-13: 9781405127554

Pub. Date: 06/16/2008

Publisher: Wiley

Lives of the Caesars tells the stories of 12 of Rome’s most fascinating and influential rulers, uncovering the unique features of their reigns which allowed them to earn their places in history.

  • A comprehensive and engaging account of the lives of the Caesars, who helped shaped one of the most significant periods in history
  • Each chapter

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Overview

Lives of the Caesars tells the stories of 12 of Rome’s most fascinating and influential rulers, uncovering the unique features of their reigns which allowed them to earn their places in history.

  • A comprehensive and engaging account of the lives of the Caesars, who helped shaped one of the most significant periods in history
  • Each chapter entertainingly recounts the life and reign of a Roman emperor
  • Includes notorious leaders such as Nero and Caligula, as well as less famous ones like Diocletian and Vespasian
  • Includes illustrations, a timeline of Roman history, and a chart of dynasties

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405127554
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/16/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
344
Sales rank:
204,598
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations.

Note on Contributors.

Aknowledgements.

Abbreviations.

Maps.

Family Trees.

Introduction.

Anthony A. Barrett.

I Augustus.

Werner Eck.

II Tiberius.

Greg Rowe.

III Caligula.

Anthony A. Barrett.

IV Claudius.

Donna W. Hurley.

V Nero.

Miriam Griffin.

VI Vespasian.

Barbara Levick.

VII Hadrian.

Mary T. Boatwright.

VIII Marcus Aurelius.

Anthony R. Birley.

IX Severus.

David Potter.

X Diocletian.

Simon Corcoran.

XI Constantine.

Noel Lenski.

XII Justinian.

Allan Evans.

Glossary of Roman Terms

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