Risultati 1-3 di 66
But however much Augustus' prerogative might recall the republican
magistracies in this detail or that, in its totality it was incompatible with republican
usage. The wide range and the continuity of hisl functions, and the magnitude of
his powers ...
intended as a screen for Augustus' personal autocracy, was suggested by Tacitus
and affirmed by Dio Cassius, and it has found wide modern support. If this is
correct, Augustus was the most consummate political actor of all time. 3 Octavian
The senatorial provinces in Particular did not reap the full benefit of Augustus'
reforms. Yet We may find in his improved methods of administration one of the
chief causes of the unmistakable advance in material prosperity that set in among
Cosa dicono le persone - Scrivi una recensione
LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - stellarexplorer - LibraryThing
This is one of my prized possessions, something that fits with what a dear friend has termed my love for "fine old things" -- most apt! The book -- and I'm sure a new reprint won't do at all (not ... Leggi recensione completa
LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - ccjolliffe - LibraryThing
I do believe this stalwart -- later updated by HH Scullard -- is still the most detailed single volume. Leggi recensione completa