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Augustus, first Roman emperor

Matthew D. H. Clark

Augustus, first Roman emperor

power, propaganda and the politics of survival

by Matthew D. H. Clark

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Published by Bristol Phoenix Press in Exeter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [145]-146) and index.

    StatementMatthew D.H. Clark
    SeriesGreece and Rome live, Greece and Rome live
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG279 .C53 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149 p. :
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24797986M
    ISBN 101904675433, 190467514X
    ISBN 109781904675433, 9781904675143
    LC Control Number2010530840
    OCLC/WorldCa149211927

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      Thanks to this reincarnation as a man of peace, Augustus – the first emperor of Rome – would for centuries also be remembered as one of the best. Dr Adrian Goldsworthy’s book, Augustus: From Revolutionary to Emperor, is published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson ().Author: Rachel Dinning. 2: Augustus, the First Emperor Meet the man who became Rome’s first emperor: Octavian, who took the title of Augustus, was relatively short and sickly, but clever and astute. His great political innovation—taking the title Augustus, gaining control of the military, and ruling Rome without inspiring his own assassination—is one of history.

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