History sees Augustus Caesar as the first emperor of Rome, whose system of ordered government provided a firm and stable basis for the expansion and prosperity of the Roman Empire. Hailed as 'restorer...
Drawing on the mass of new material which has come to light since the first edition was published in 1974, this revised biography presents a detailed account of the passionate and unruly life of the b...
London. Cassell Illustrated, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dustjacket. Unclipped and fine. The story of 'The Battle of the Styles', contrasting the austere classicist Decimus Burton and his f...
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Disadvantageswhere's the Roman blood-lust?
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Disadvantagesa very long film, flags in places
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