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Kill Caesar! : Assassination in the Early Roman Empire - by Rose Mary Sheldon (Hardcover)
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Exploring the history of internal security under the first Roman dynasty, this book answers the enduring question: If there were nine thousand men guarding the emperor, why did Rome have the highest rate of assassination of any world empire? Sheldon concludes that the repeated problem of “killing Caesar” reflected the empire’s larger dynamics and turmoil.
Number of Pages: Xxvi, 347 pages ;
Genre: History, True Crime
Sub-Genre: Ancient, Murder, Military
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
Book theme: Rome, Ancient, General
Author: Rose Mary Sheldon
Street Date: October 27, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-09-8956
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