4 edition of Tiberius found in the catalog.
The personalities, the forces, and the motives which shaped the Emperor"s character and guided his acts.
|Statement||With a foreword by Ronald Syme. [Translation by Warre Bradley Wells|
|LC Classifications||DG282 .M283|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 234 p.|
|Number of Pages||234|
|LC Control Number||57007572|
Tiberius Gracchus major (maior, Latin for the elder - to distinguish him from his eldest son, the famous tribune; Latin: TI·SEMPRONIVS·P·F·TI·N·GRACCVS) (ca. BC – BC) or Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus was a Roman politician of the 2nd century BC. Tiberius was of Plebs or plebeian status and was a member of the well connected gens Sempronia, family of ancient Rome. Tiberius: The Life and Legacy of Ancient Rome’s Second Emperor examines the history of one of the most famous fighting forces in the world. Along with pictures depicting important people, places, and events, you will learn about the emperor like never before. Get This Book.
Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Feb 04, · Robin Seager has updated his classic biography of Tiberius, which focuses on the Emperor's complex character as the key to understanding his reign. This is the most readable account available of the life of Tiberius, the second Roman emperor. It argues that Tiberius' character provides the key to understanding his reign/5(45).
Get this from a library! Tiberius. [Robin Seager] -- "Robin Seager traces the life of Tiberius from his birth in Rome in 42 BC during the death throes of the Republic, through his military career and reign as Emperor, to his death in AD Tiberius'. The histories of Tiberius, Caius, Claudius, and Nero, while they were in power, were falsified through terror, and after their death were written under the irritation of a recent hatred. Hence my purpose is to relate a few facts about Augustus- more particularly his last acts, then the reign of Tiberius, and all which follows, without either.
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May 13, · Seager's book shows Tiberius as a person whose complex character left him vulnerable to suggestion and later in life, suspicious and fearful. When his formative years are taken into account, the reader can more easily see the seeds of paranoia which were later to manifest. Tiberius book This book is eminently readable, fascinating and thought-provoking/5(7).
May 10, · Less depraved than his successor, Caligula, but nowhere near the greatness of his predecessor, Augustus, Tiberius Caesar deserves Baker's fresh study.
This is an engrossing story of one of ancient Rome's most overlooked emperors (Today's Librarian) Julius hogs all the publicity, but Tiberius ruled Rome with an iron hand for many years/5(7).
Aug 15, · As a book on its own, "Tiberius" may be an interesting book, but as a sequel to "Augustus" it is inferior. Several scenes from "Augustus" were re-played just to give Tiberius's point of view, which may be interesting psychologically, but makes the book look phony/5(5).
Tiberius (Tiberius Julius Caesar Augustus) (tībēr´ēəs), 42 BC–AD 37, second Roman emperor (AD 14–AD 37).He was the son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia Drusilla and was originally named Tiberius Claudius Nero. He campaigned (20 BC) in Armenia, became (19 BC) governor of Transalpine Gaul, and aided (12 BC) his brother Drusus on the Rhine and the Danube.
Jan 03, · Written as a personal memoir of Tiberius Caesar, we get a very interesting yet honest depiction of a people with little if any moral suasion. This is another book I read as background for my World History class which was tough to take at times. Massie paints a complex picture of Tiberius where he, of course, does not come out as the ultimate villain/5.
Jan 01, · Tiberius the Politician book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Tiberius has always been one of the most enigmatic of the Ro /5. Under Tiberius by Nick Torsches is a novel about deceit concerning the man who would become Jesus.
The premise behind the book is that Nick Torsches finds a manuscipt in the Vatican which is by Gaius Fulvius Falconius, the speechwriter for the evil emperor Tiberius/5.
Jul 18, · He is author of the highly acclaimed Marcus Agrippa: Right-Hand Man of Caesar Augustus, Germanicus: The Magnificent Life and Mysterious Death of Rome's Most Popular General and Eager for Glory: The Untold Story of Drusus the Elder, Conqueror of Germania, all published by Pen & Sword Books.
Tiberius must have had an implicit trust in his /5(27). Book Three: Tiberius. Book Three: I The Claudii. The patrician branch of the Claudians – there being a plebeian branch too, no less influential and distinguished – was originally from Regillum, a Sabine neilsolomonhowe.com family moved to Rome, with a large throng of dependants, either shortly after the foundation of the city (in BC), at the instigation of Titus Tatius, who ruled jointly with.
Jan 01, · Robin Seager has updated his classic biography of Tiberius, which focuses on the Emperor's complex character as the key to understanding his reign. The most readable account available of the life of Tiberius, the second Roman emperor.
Argues that Tiberius' character provides the key to understanding his reign/5. Background and youth. Tiberius’s father, also named Tiberius Claudius Nero, a high priest and magistrate, was a former fleet captain for Julius Caesar. His mother, the beautiful Livia Drusilla, was her husband’s cousin and may have been only 13 years old when Tiberius was neilsolomonhowe.com the civil wars following the assassination of Julius Caesar, the elder Tiberius gave his allegiance to Mark.
About this book. Robin Seager has updated his classic biography of Tiberius, which focuses on the Emperor’s complex character as the key to understanding his reign. The most readable account available of the life of Tiberius, the second Roman emperor.
Argues that Tiberius’ character provides the key to understanding his reign. Jan 01, · The character and reign of Tiberius has long been an enigma; he was a man of evident capability, yet his life ended in frustration and disillusionment for both himself and his subjects.
This book examines the influences on his early Shotter provides an up-to-date study of the character and the life of Tiberius Caesar, heir of Augustus and Emperor of Rome from AD 14 to AD /5.
Tiberius (in full, Tiberius Claudius Nero), the second Roman emperor, successor of Augustus, who began to reign A.D. 14 and reigned until A.D. He was the son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia, and hence a stepson of Augustus.
Book II. Chapter II."How Tiberius was affected when informed by Pilate concerning Christ. Jul 10, · Tiberius was born on November 16, 42 BCE on the Palatine Hill or at Fundi; he was the son of the Roman quaestor Tiberius Claudius Nero (85–33 BC) and his wife Livia Drusilla.
In 38 BCE, Livia was forced to divorce Tiberius Nero to become the wife of the first Roman emperor neilsolomonhowe.comus Nero died when Tiberius was 9 years old. This Study Guide consists of approximately 35 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Twelve Caesars.
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Presenting a rich study of the ancient Roman world, a fictional autobiography of Emperor Tiberius offers an enlightening view of a proud, dutiful, and brooding man Free shipping over $/5(2). Robin Seager has updated his classic biography of Tiberius, which focuses on the Emperor’s complex character as the key to understanding his reign.
The most readable account available of the life of Tiberius, the second Roman emperor. Argues that Tiberius’ character provides the key to understanding his reign. Portrays Tiberius as a man whose virtues and beliefs were corrupted by power. Taking into account the latest research on the subject, David Shotter has updated this second edition of Tiberius Caesar throughout and provides a concise and accessible survey of the character and life of Tiberius Caesar, heir of Augustus Caesar and emperor of Rome from AD 14 to AD Tiberius Caesar sheds light on many aspects of the reign of this enigmatic emperor, including the.
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In the consulship of Rubellius and Fufius, both of whom had the surname Geminus, died in an advanced old age Julia Augusta. A Claudia by birth and by adoption a Livia and a Julia, she united the noblest blood of Rome. Her first marriage, by which she had children, was with Tiberius Nero, who, an exile during the Perusian war, returned to Rome when peace had been concluded between.Tiberius Books.
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