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The Resource Augustus : first emperor of Rome, Adrian Goldsworthy

Augustus : first emperor of Rome, Adrian Goldsworthy

Label
Augustus : first emperor of Rome
Title
Augustus
Title remainder
first emperor of Rome
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Goldsworthy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the heir to the murdered Julius Caesar who, as Rome's first emperor, brought peace and stability to the empire and presided over a new system of government
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DG279
LC item number
.G65 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Augustus
  • Augustus
  • Augustus
  • Emperors
  • Rome
  • Römisches Reich
  • Emperors
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
Augustus : first emperor of Rome, Adrian Goldsworthy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 522-586) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caius Octavius (Thurinus), 63-44 BC. 'Father of his country' ; 'A man of wealth and good reputation' ; The consulship of Julius and Caesar ; A way out -- Caius Julius Caesar (Octavianus), 44-38 BC. Heir ; Praise ; Reward and discard ; Vengeance and discord -- Imperator Caesar, Divi Filius, 38-27 BC. Sons of gods ; Rivals ; Triumph -- Imperator Caesar Augustus, Divi Filius, 27-2 BC. Renewal and restoration ; To overcome the proud in war ; The 'title of greatest power' ; The eagles ; An end and a beginning ; Family and colleagues ; Augustan peace -- Imperator Caesar Augustus, Divi Filius, Pater Patriae, 2 BC-AD 14. Father ; The 'sentry post' ; For the sake of the Res Publica ; Pax Augusta -- Hurry slowly -- Appendix 1. The senatorial career, or, Cursus Honorum -- Appendix 2. Date of the birth of Jesus
Control code
871788337
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 598 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300178722
Lccn
2014940657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)871788337
Label
Augustus : first emperor of Rome, Adrian Goldsworthy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 522-586) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caius Octavius (Thurinus), 63-44 BC. 'Father of his country' ; 'A man of wealth and good reputation' ; The consulship of Julius and Caesar ; A way out -- Caius Julius Caesar (Octavianus), 44-38 BC. Heir ; Praise ; Reward and discard ; Vengeance and discord -- Imperator Caesar, Divi Filius, 38-27 BC. Sons of gods ; Rivals ; Triumph -- Imperator Caesar Augustus, Divi Filius, 27-2 BC. Renewal and restoration ; To overcome the proud in war ; The 'title of greatest power' ; The eagles ; An end and a beginning ; Family and colleagues ; Augustan peace -- Imperator Caesar Augustus, Divi Filius, Pater Patriae, 2 BC-AD 14. Father ; The 'sentry post' ; For the sake of the Res Publica ; Pax Augusta -- Hurry slowly -- Appendix 1. The senatorial career, or, Cursus Honorum -- Appendix 2. Date of the birth of Jesus
Control code
871788337
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 598 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300178722
Lccn
2014940657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)871788337

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