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The Battle of Actium, where the forces of Octavian and Agrippa defeated those of Antony and Cleopatra in 31 BCE, proved to be one of the turning...
|Classics, Egypt, Emperors, Rome||view|
|ALL ROADS LEAD TO (AND FROM) ROME||
This link takes you to an enchanting website all about Roman roads
|Ancient history, Classics, Rome||view|
|CICERO: 1st ORATION AGAINST VERRES||
This link takes you to an English translation of Cicero's 1st Oration Against Verres.
|Cicero, Verres, Rhetoric, Plunder, Pillage, Collections, Collectors, roman world, Classics||view|
Coin with an image of the Emperor Titus (ruled 79 - 81 CE)
Museo Nazionale Romano: Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome.
© S.P. Kershaw...
|Ancient history, Classics, Emperors, History, Numismatics, Roman coins, Titus||view|
Here we have Nero's official image. Suetonius lists the physical characteristics of Nero as follows: Height: average; Body: pustular and...
|Ancient history, Nero, Classics, Numismatics, Emperors, Latin, Roman, Roman coins||view|
|COLOSSEUM BUILDING INSCRIPTION||
Géza Alföldy is a specialist in reconstructing ‘ghost’ inscriptions from the pin holes that once held bronze letters on inscriptions. This article...
|Ancient history, Classics, Epigraphy, Latin, Roman architecture, Vespasian||view|
|DIO CASSIUS BOOK 63.22 ff.||
This link takes you to a translation of Dio Cassius, Books 63.22 ff., an important source for the Year of the Four Emperors.
|Ancient history, Classics, Dio Cassius, Emperors, History, Otho, Galba, Rome, Vespasian, Vitellius, Year of the Four Emperors||view|
|DIO CASSIUS BOOK 66.17 ff.||
This link takes you to a translation of Dio Cassius 66.17ff., an important source for the reign of the Emperor Titus.
|Ancient history, Classics, Dio Cassius, Emperors, History, Rome, Titus||view|
|DIO CASSIUS BOOKS 61-63||
This link takes you to a translation of Dio Cassius, Books 61-63, an important source for Nero's reign
|Ancient history, Classics, History, Nero, Emperors, Rome, Dio Cassius||view|
|Great Writers Inspire||
Podcasts on classic literature, including talks on Shakespeare, Austen, Wilkie Collins, and others.
|Fiction, Drama, Poetry, Classics, Criticism||view|