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Kaiserbiographien: Galba (68 n. Chr. – 69 n. Chr.)

Donnerstag, Mai 9th, 2013

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 6 [09.05.2013] DE IMPERATORIBUS ROMANIS An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers DIR Atlas Galba (68 – 69 A.D.) [Additional entry on this emperor’s life is available in DIR Archives] John Donahue College of William and Mary Abb.: http://www.roman-emperors.org/Galba.jpg   Introduction The evidence for the principate of Galba is unsatisfactory. The sources either concentrate […]

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Kaiserbiographien: Otho (69 n. Chr.)

Samstag, Mai 25th, 2013

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 7 [25.05.2013] DE IMPERATORIBUS ROMANIS An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers DIR Atlas Otho (69 A.D.) [Additional entry on this emperor’s life is available in DIR Archives] John Donahue College of William and Mary Abb.: http://www.roman-emperors.org/otho.jpg Introduction In January 69 Otho led a successful coup to overthrow the emperor Galba. Upon advancing […]

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Kaiserbiographien: Vitellius (69 n. Chr. )

Sonntag, Juni 23rd, 2013

prospectiva imperialia Nr. 8 [23.06.2013] DE IMPERATORIBUS ROMANIS An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Rulers DIR Atlas Vitellius (69 A.D.) [Additional entry on this emperor’s life is available in DIR Archives] John Donahue College of William and Mary Abb.: http://www.roman-emperors.org/Vitel.jpg It is often difficult to separate fact from fiction in assessing the life and reign of […]

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