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Published: 25 October 2019

392 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190901400


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The Alternative Augustan Age

Edited by Josiah Osgood, Kit Morrell, and Kathryn Welch

  • Challenges the highly entrenched view that Augustus was chiefly responsible for the major political and cultural developments of his age
  • Emphasizes many continuities with earlier republican history and culture that traditional periodization minimizes
  • Offers major reinterpretations of figures usually considered Augustus' subordinates, including Agrippa and Maecenas