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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Blackwell Pub
Publication date January 1, 2003
Pages 144
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780631229575
ISBN-10 0631229574
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.75 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $75.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: In this concise biography, Professor Werner Eck, one of the world's leading experts on the Roman empire, tells the extraordinary story of Augustus, Rome's first emperor.

  • A concise and gripping account of Augustus and his age.
  • Written by one of the world's foremost experts on the Roman Empire.
  • Examines the transformation of Rome from a republic to a monarchy.
  • Covers domestic and foreign policy, constitutional developments, and cultural achievements.
  • Compares Augustus' own account of his life to other historical narratives and archaeological records.
  • Includes a new translation of Augustus' Res Gestae with a short introduction and a substantial bibliography to aid further study.


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About: In this concise biography, Professor Werner Eck, one of the world's leading experts on the Roman empire, tells the extraordinary story of Augustus, Rome's first emperor.

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