Augustus (63 BC - AD 14), the first Roman emperor, brought peace and stability to Rome after decades of strife and uncertainty. He put in place a new institutional framework for the Roman Empire and inspired the ideology that sustained it for the next three hundred years. This book presents a selection of the most important scholarship on Augustus and the contribution he made to the development of the Roman state in the early imperial period.Chapters include: Augustus' dramatic rise to prominence following the death of ...

Augustus 2011, Edinburgh University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780748615957

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Augustus 2009, Edinburgh University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780748615940