The Romans in the Age of Augustus

The Romans in the Age of Augustus

Author(s): Andrew Lintott

Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405176552

Online ISBN: 9781444319316

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319316

Series Editor(s): James Campbell, Barry Cunliffe

About this Book

Incorporating the most recent scholarship, this book offers a fascinating history of Rome and the Roman peoples during the rule of the first Roman emperor, Augustus.

  • Written in an easily accessible style, making it the ideal introduction to Augustan Rome for those with little previous knowledge
  • Offers compelling insight into the workings of Roman society during this pivotal period in its history
  • Incorporates the most recent scholarship on aspects of Augustus's reign including the armed forces, religion, and intellectual and cultural life
  • Andrew Lintott is a widely respected expert on the Roman Republic

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