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The twelve Caesars

Author: Suetonius; Robert Graves; J B Rives
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2007, ©1957.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents biographies of twelve Roman rulers from Julius Caesar to Domitian, providing details of their private and public lives.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suetonius; Robert Graves; J B Rives
ISBN: 0140455167 9780140455168
OCLC Number: 778944283
Notes: Translation of: De vita Caesarum.
Target Audience: Adult
Description: lvii, 398 p. : geneal. tables, maps ; 20 cm.
Contents: Divus Julius --
Divus Augustus --
Tiberius --
Gaius Caligula --
Divus Claudius --
Nero --
Galba --
Otho --
Vitellius --
Divus Vespasian --
Divus Titus --
Domitian.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: De vita Caesarum.
Responsibility: Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus ; translated by Robert Graves ; revised with an introduction and notes by J.B. Rives.

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Chronicles the public careers and private lives of the men who wielded absolute power over Rome, from the foundation of the empire under Julius Caesar and Augustus, to the decline into depravity and  Read more...

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