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Death and Dynasty in Early Imperial Rome: Key Sources, with Text, Translation, and Commentary


The founding of the Roman Principate was a time of great turmoil. This book brings together a set of important Latin inscriptions, including the recently discovered documents concerning the death of Germanicus and trial of Cn. Piso, in order to illustrate the developing sense of dynasty that underpinned the new monarchy of Augustus. Each inscription is supplied with its original text, a new English translation, and a full introduction and historical commentary that will be useful to students and scholars alike. The book ...

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    • Title: Death and Dynasty in Early Imperial Rome by J. Bert Lott
    • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
    • Print ISBN: 9780521860444, 052186044X
    • eText ISBN: 9781139563987
    • Edition: 2012 1st edition
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