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Trajan : optimus princeps : a life and times /

Did Trajan really deserve his reputation as the embodiment of all imperial virtues? Why did Dante, writing in the Middle Ages, place him in the sixth sphere of Heaven among the Just and Temperate rulers? In this, the only biography of Trajan available in English, Julian Bennett rigorously tests the...

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Main Author: Bennett, Julian.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 1997.
Series: Roman imperial biographies.
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