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Galba, Otho, Vitellius

by Suetonius

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Published by Bristol Classical Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Galba, Servius Sulpicius, Emperor of Rome, 3 B.C.-69 A.D.,
    • Otho, Marcus Salvius, Emperor of Rome, 32-69.,
    • Vitellius, Aulus, Emperor of Rome, 15-69.,
    • Emperors -- Rome -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Rome -- History -- Civil war, 68-69.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSuetonius ; edited with introduction and notes by Charles L. Murison.
      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6700 .A37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 175 p. ;
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1929528M
      ISBN 101853991201
      LC Control Number90144490

      Proclamat împărat de legiunile din provinciile revoltate împotriva lui Galba (1 ianuarie 69), Vitellius își trimite trupele în Italia. La Bedriacum (14 aprilie 69), în apropiere de Cremona, legiunile lui obțin victoria asupra lui Otho (proclamat împărat la 15 ianuarie 69 după asasinarea lui Galba), Cetățenie: Roma Antică. Otho muốn tránh một cuộc nội chiến bằng cách đề nghị chia sẻ quyền lực với Vitellius và kết làm đồng minh. Otho thậm chí còn cầu hôn con gái của Vitellius. Vitellius không chấp thuận cả hai đề nghị của Otho và vào tháng 3, các quân đoàn của Vitellius lên đường tiến về Rome.Kế nhiệm: Vitellius.

        Galba had served less than seven months, becoming the first in a line of what would later be known as the year of the four emperors (Galba, Otho, Vitellius, and . Galba, Otho, and Vitellius, who were shortly to reign, and who were proclaimed emperors by the army. This beast, having a mouth like a lion, the body like a leopard, the feet like a bear, Revelation Avaricious Galba; rash, unchaste, and inconstant Otho; Vitellius, cruel .

      [[1]] Suetonius offers September 7 and 24 as possible dates for Vitellius' birth. For an argument in favor of the earlier date, see Suetonius: Galba, Otho, Vitellius, ed. with notes by Charles L. Murison (Bristol, ), [[2]] On Vitellius as a flatterer, see Suet. Vit. 4. Book I covers the beginning of the infamous 'Year of the Four Emperors' (69 CE), which brought imperial Rome to the brink of destruction after the demise of the Julio-Claudian dynasty. Galba, Otho, and Vitellius ride the currents of senatorial politics and military sedition to .


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Galba, Otho, Vitellius by Suetonius Download PDF EPUB FB2

Galba either tried to buy his life with a promise of the withheld bounty or asked that he be beheaded. The only help for him was a centurion in the Praetorian Guard named Sempronius Densus who was killed trying to defend Galba with a pugio; persons later petitioned Otho that they had killed Galba; they would be Galba by Vitellius.

Galba, Otho & Vitellius book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Twelve Caesars, is a set of twelve biographies of Julius Caesa /5(2).

They were: Galba, Otho and Vitellius (ruled 68 – 69 AD). Servius Galba was a career politician. Born into an established, wealthy family, he became consul in 33 AD. Six years later, he held. Suetonius (C. Suetonius Tranquillus, born ca. 70 CE), son of a military tribune, was at first an advocate and a teacher of rhetoric, but later became the emperor Hadrian's private secretary, /5.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Murison, Charles L. Galba, Otho and Vitellius. Hildesheim ; New York: G. Olms Verlag, Suetonius has often been used as if he were an historian, and at the same Otho criticised for not being one. This is a new translation of and commentary on Suetonius' biographies of three emperors, Galba, Otho, and Vitellius, who held power for short periods in the tumultuous and confused events that encompassed and followed the end of the Julio-Claudian period in AD About Suetonius: Galba, Otho, Vitellius.

This edition comprises the Roman historian Suetonius' lives of the first three emperors of AD 69, the Year of the Four Emperors. The Latin text is accompanied by an introduction and useful historical commentary. Galba, Otho, Vitellius by Suetonius,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2).

Galba, Otho and Vitellius: careers and controversies Item Preview Galba, Otho and Vitellius: careers and controversies by Murison, Charles L. Publication date Internet Archive Language English. xvi, p.: 21 cm Includes bibliographical references and indexes 96 05 28Pages: Galba, Latin in full Servius Galba Caesar Augustus, original name Servius Sulpicius Galba, (born Dec.

24, 3 bc —died Jan. 15, ad 69, Rome), Roman emperor for seven months (ad 68–69), whose administration was priggishly upright, though his advisers allegedly were corrupt. Galba was the son of the consul Gaius Sulpicius Galba and Mummia Achaica, and in addition to great wealth and ancient.

Vitellius was Roman emperor from April to December 69 CE. Vitellius was the third of the four emperors who ruled the Roman Empire in the year 69 CE. One of his predecessors, Galba, who had replaced the fallen Emperor Nero, was murdered by the Praetorian Guard for failing to keep promises to those who had put him in power.

Emperor Otho, Galba’s successor, committed suicide before the Author: Donald L. Wasson. Suetonius: Galba, Otho, Vitellius (Latin Texts) by Suetonius (Author) › Visit Amazon's Suetonius Page.

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Suetonius (Author), Charles Format: Paperback. This edition comprises the Roman historian Suetonius' lives of the first three emperors of AD 69, the Year of the Four Emperors. The Latin text is accompanied by an introduction and useful historical commentary.

When Galba refused to buy the affections of the men with money, the guard dumped him for Otho, who had initially toadied to Galba and rebelled when he did not adopt him as his successor. And then, there is the curious case of the glutton Vitellius - the legate of the troops in Germany who was proclaimed emperor by the German legions under his Cited by: 8.

The tension and drama mounts as chapters follow the murder of Galba, Vitellius' march on Rome, the suicide of Otho, Vespasian's bid for power and the revolt of upper Germany under Civilis.

Tacitus has organized the work well and the book quickly becomes a page-turner, as the drama and intrigue is interwoven between chapters.5/5(5). For Vitellius's men marched up to the walls, and upbraided Otho's upon the ramparts, calling them players, dancers, idle spectators of Pythian and Olympic games, but novices in the art of war, who never so much as looked on at a battle; mean souls, that triumphed in the beheading of Galba, an old man unarmed, but had no desire to look real.

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ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 01/23/ Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic. Suetonius: Galba, Otho Brand: Bloomsbury Academic. By: Michaela Johnston and Annie Moorhead. Blog. 24 April How to make a sales pitch on video; 22 April Strengthening a school community with Prezi Video. The Lives of the Twelve Caesars: Galba, Otho, Vitellius by G.

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Book V. The Deified Claudius. Book VI. Nero. Book VII. Galba, Otho, And Vitellius. Book VIII. The Deified Vespasian, The. Book V. the deified claudius 2; Book VI. nero 82; Book VII.

Galba ; Otho ; Vitellius ; Book VIII. Vespasian ; Titus ; Domitian ; Lives of Illustrious Men prefatory note ; grammarians and rhetoricians grammarians ; rhetoricians ; poets terence ; virgil ; horace ; tibullus ; persius ; lucan Setiap pengembangan lebih lanjut dari kebijakan Otho itu diperiksa setelah Otho telah membaca melalui korespondensi pribadi Galba dan menyadari sejauh mana revolusi di Jerman, di mana beberapa legiun telah menyatakan untuk Vitellius, komandan pasukan di bawah Sungai Rhine, dan sudah maju pada Italia.

Setelah upaya sia-sia untuk mendamaikan Tempat lahir: Ferentium, Italy.Servius Sulpicius Galba (Latin: Servius Sulpicius Galba Caesar Augustus; English: / ˈ s ɜːr v i ə s s ʌ l ˈ p ɪ ʃ ə s ˈ ɡ æ l b ə /; 24 December 3 BC – 15 January 69 AD) was a Roman Emperor for seven months from AD 68 to Galba was an governor of Hispania Tarraconensis, which was Born: 24 December 3 BC, Near Terracina, Italy.