Death and Dynasty in Early Imperial Rome by J. Bert Lott PDF

By J. Bert Lott

ISBN-10: 0521677785

ISBN-13: 9780521677783

ISBN-10: 052186044X

ISBN-13: 9780521860444

The founding of the Roman Principate was once a time of significant turmoil. This booklet brings jointly a collection of significant Latin inscriptions, together with the lately chanced on records in regards to the loss of life of Germanicus and trial of Cn. Piso, as a way to illustrate the constructing feel of dynasty that underpinned the hot monarchy of Augustus. every one inscription is provided with its unique textual content, a brand new English translation, and a whole creation and historic remark that may be invaluable to scholars and students alike. The publication additionally offers very important technical assist in realizing the creation and interpretation of files and inscriptions, thereby making it a superb start line for introducing scholars to Roman epigraphy.

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