Publisher: Tantor Audio; Unabridged CD edition (March 14, 2011)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5.3 MB
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As inner most secretary to the Emperor Hadrian, the coed Suetonius had entry to the imperial documents and used them (along with eyewitness money owed) to supply essentially the most colourful biographical works in historical past. The Twelve Caesars chronicles the general public careers and personal lives of the lads who wielded absolute strength over Rome, from the root of the empire below Julius Caesar and Augustus, to the decline into depravity and civil struggle lower than Nero and the restoration that got here together with his successors. A masterpiece of remark, anecdote, and distinct actual description, The Twelve Caesars offers us with a gallery of vividly drawn-and all too human-individuals. This model of The Twelve Caesars is the interpretation by means of Alexander Thomson, M.D.