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The Triumph of Empire: The Roman World from Hadrian to Constantine

The Triumph of Empire: The Roman World from Hadrian to Constantine

by Michael Kulikowski
The Triumph of Empire: The Roman World from Hadrian to Constantine

The Triumph of Empire: The Roman World from Hadrian to Constantine

by Michael Kulikowski

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Overview

Michael Kulikowski takes readers into the political heart of imperial Rome, beginning with the reign of Hadrian, who visited the farthest reaches of his domain and created stable frontiers, to the decades after Constantine the Great, who overhauled the government, introduced a new state religion, and founded a second Rome.


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ISBN-13: 9780674974258
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 11/14/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
Pages: 500
Sales rank: 626,005
File size: 34 MB
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About the Author

Michael Kulikowski is the author of Rome’s Gothic Wars, Late Roman Spain and Its Cities, and The Triumph of Empire (Harvard). Kulikowski has appeared in a number of documentaries on the History Channel, including Barbarians Rising, Rome, and Criminal History: Rome, and writes frequently for the Wall Street Journal and London Review of Books. He is the Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of History and Classics at Pennsylvania State University.

Table of Contents

Cover Title Copyright Dedication Contents Acknowledgements List of Illustrations Introduction Chapter 1. The Early Years of Hadrian Chapter 2. The Late Reign and the Succession Chapter 3. Peace and War at Mid-Century Chapter 4. The Last of the Antonines Chapter 5. Septimius Severus and His Rivals Chapter 6. The Reign of Severus Chapter 7. The Later Severans Chapter 8. Eurasian History and the Roman Empire Chapter 9. From Gordian III to Valerian Chapter 10. Valerian and the Generals Chapter 11. The Last of the Soldier Emperors Chapter 12. Diocletian, Constantine and the Creation of the Later Roman Empire Chapter 13. The Failure of the Tetrarchy Chapter 14. Constantine and Licinius Chapter 15. The Structure of Empire Before and After Constantine Chapter 16. The Constantinian Empire Chapter 17. The Children of Constantine Chapter 18. Constantius, Julian and the Empire to Come The Roman Emperors from Augustus to Julian Persian Kings from Ardashir to Shapur II Further Reading Bibliography Index

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