Augustus, First Roman Emperor
Power, Propaganda and the Politics of Survival
Matthew D. H. Clark
Matthew D. H. Clark teaches Classics and Ancient History at Shrewsbury School. He is co-author of 'Measuring the Cosmos' (2003) and reviews regularly for JACT.
List of Illustrations Author's Note on Roman Names Map of the Roman Empire Map of Italy Introduction: 'Boy, You Owe Everything to Your Name' PART I: The Failure of the Roman Republic 1 The Strains of Empire 2 The Death of the Republic PART II: Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus 3 Calculated Risks 4 The Battle for the Empire. 42-30 BC PART III: Caesar Augustus 5 The Res Publica of Augustus 6 The Frontiers of Empire 7 The Myth of Caesar Augustus 8 Social Engineering: 'Back to Basics' 9 The Imperial Family; The Verdict Family Tree Bibliography Index
Size: 215 x 139 mm
Publication: September 17, 2010
Series: Bristol Phoenix Press Greece and Rome Live