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Actium and Augustus : the politics and emotions of civil war

Author: Robert Alan Gurval
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©1995.
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On 2 September 31 BCE, the heir of Julius Caesar defeated the forces of Antony and Cleopatra at Actium. Despite the varied judgments this battle received in antiquity, the consensus was that Actium marked the start of a new era, a turning point in Roman history and indeed in western civilization.
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Gurval, Robert Alan, 1958-
Actium and Augustus.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c1995
(OCoLC)647204423
Named Person: Augustus, Emperor of Rome; Augustus, Emperor of Rome; Sextus Propertius; Horace; Virgil; Augustus, Römisches Reich Kaiser.; Sextus Propertius
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Alan Gurval
ISBN: 0472105906 9780472105908
OCLC Number: 32093780
Notes: Revision of the author's doctoral thesis.
Description: xiv, 337 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Robert Alan Gurval.
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