The Twelve Caesars

Suetonius (Author) James Rives (Revised by)
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$16.00  $14.72
Publisher
Penguin Group
Publish Date
December 18, 2007
Pages
398
Dimensions
5.14 X 7.8 X 0.78 inches | 0.7 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780140455168
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About the Author

Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus was probably born in AD69--the famous year of the four Emperors. From the letters of Suetonius' close friend Pliny the Younger we learn that he practiced briefly at the bar, avoided political life, and became chief secretary to the Emperor Hadrian (AD117-38). Suetonius seems to have lived to a good age and probably died around the year AD140.

James Rives teaches in the area of Classical Studies at Stanford University. He is currently serving as Review Editor for Phoenix, Journal of the Classical Association of Canada.