The Julio-Claudian Emperors
Introductions by Ben Potter, Van Bryan, Edward Whelan, Martini Fisher, Mary Naples, Francesca Leaf, and Nicole Saldarriaga
The Twelve Caesars by Suetonius
This month’s Classical Wisdom eBook takes a deep dive into the lives of the men and women (specifically one woman) who steered the Roman ship of state out of its republican harbor and into open, imperialistic waters.
It covers the five emperors Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero as well as one bonus, dynastical person.
It then concludes with not only our best source for the lives of emperors Caligula and Claudius, but a fluent, entertaining and important text that no lover of Roman history should leave unread…