Lepidus the tarnished triumvir by Richard D. Weigel

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Rome

Subjects:

  • Lepidus, Marcus Aemilius, d. 13 B.C,
  • Statesmen -- Rome -- Biography,
  • Generals -- Rome -- Biography,
  • Rome -- History -- 53-44 B.C,
  • Rome -- History -- Civil War, 43-31 B.C

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-174) and indexes.

Book details

StatementRichard D. Weigel.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDG260.L48 W45 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p. ;
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1564319M
ISBN 100415076803
LC Control Number91045971

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The Annals (Tacitus)/Book 3. From Wikisource Marcus Lepidus, Lucius Piso, and Livineius Regulus became his counsel, amid the excitement of the whole country, which wondered how much fidelity would be shown by the friends of Germanicus, on what the accused rested his hopes, and how far Tiberius would repress and hide his feelings.

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Lepidus is a member of the Second Triumvirate with Octavian and Mark Antony. He seems to be the least ruthless of the three and is sometimes a bit overlooked or even ignored by his partners.

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This possum has a 'drifting home range' that is an adaptation to resources that are spatially and temporally unpredictable.lepidus translation in Latin-English dictionary. en Sextus Pompeius caught at this opportunity of venting his hatred against Lepidus, whom he condemned as a poor-spirited and needy man, who was a disgrace to his ancestors, and therefore deserved to lose even his chance of the province of the Senate were against him, for they thought Lepidus gentle rather than cowardly, and that his.Lepidus was expelled to the remote promontory of Mount Circeo, where he spent his remaining years in obscurity, watching Antony’s fall, Octavian's transition to Augustus, and the Republic’s transformation to Empire.

Occasionally, Lepidus was allowed to visit Rome on official business. Even then, the humiliation continued; he was required to.

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