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Suetonius: Lives of Galba, Otho and Vitellius (Revised edition)

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Suetonius has often been used as if he were an historian, and at the same time criticised for not being one. This is a new translation of and commentary on Suetonius' biographies of three emperors, Galba, Otho, and Vitellius, who held power for short periods in the tumultuous and confused events that encompassed and followed the end of the Julio-Claudian period in AD 69. The introductory essays discuss Suetonius' purposes and qualities as a writer, and seek to elucidate the personalities and careers of the three ...

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0856685372

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9780856685378

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Suetonius: Lives of Galba, Otho and Vitellius
1994, Liverpool University Press, Warminster

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Suetonius: Lives of Galba, Otho and Vitellius
1994, Liverpool University Press, Warminster

ISBN-13: 9780856685378

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