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Rome`s First Emperors: Augustus to Nero

This course offers an exploration of the history and culture of Ancient Rome from Augustus to the Emperor Nero.

Resources for this course

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Link Suetonius’ Claudius

This link takes you to a translation of Suetonius’ Claudius

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Link Apocolocyntosis, Seneca

This link takes you to a translation of Seneca, Apocolocyntosis

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Link Dio Cassius, Book 60

This link takes you to a translation of Dio Cassius, Book 60

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Link Roman Britain online course

Sample unit on the Romanisation of Britain, from Oxford University Department for Continuing Education's excellent Online Course on Roman Britain...

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Link Tacitus, Annals 11

This link takes you to a translation of Tacitus, Annals 11

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Link Biography of Claudius

This link takes you to a brief biography of Claudius, with a useful bibliography and notes

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Document Caligula:mad, bad or just danerous to know

A document to help you diagnose Caligula.

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Image collection Wolf heads from Lake Nemi, Wolf head from Lake Nemi, Lion head from Lake Nemi

PhotosS.P. Kershaw Museo Nazionale Romano: Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome. Mussolini’s draining of Lake Nemi in the late 1920s revealed the...

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Link Dio Cassius, Book 59

This link takes you to a translation of Dio Cassius, Book 59

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Link Philo of Alexandria, On the Embassy to Gaius

This link takes you to a translation of Philo of Alexandria, On the Embassy to Gaius

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Link Biography of Gaius ‘Caligula’

This link takes you to a brief biography of Gaius ‘Caligula’, with a useful bibliography and notes

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Link Text, commentary and vocabulary for Suetonius’ Gaius

This link takes you to a text, commentary and vocabulary for Suetonius’ Gaius, plus links to a translation and other useful resources

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Link Antiquities of the Jews, Book 19

This link takes you to a translation of Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews, Book 19

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Link Spintriae images

Images of spintriae, enigmatic tokens with sexual scenes, named (in the 17th century) after Tiberius’ particular proclivities (some people may...

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Link Suetonius resources

This link takes you to a some useful electronic texts and resources to do with Suetonius.

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Link Tacitus’ Annals

This link takes you to a translation of Tacitus’ Annals.

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Link Is that a spintria in your pocket, or are you just pleased to see me?

An article about spintriae, enigmatic tokens with sexual scenes, named (in the 17th century) after Tiberius’ particular proclivities.

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Link British Museum spintriae images

Images of spintriae, enigmatic tokens with sexual scenes, named (in the 17th century) after Tiberius’ particular proclivities (some people may...

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Link De Imperatoris Romanis

This link takes you to the De Imperatoris Romanis, an on-line encyclopaedia on the rulers of the Roman empire from Augustus (27 BC-AD 14) to...

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Link Divvs Clavdivs

Interesting discussion on Tiberius.

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