Roman Empire A Captivating Guide to ..., Captivating History
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Roman Empire: A Captivating Guide to Imperial Rome and Pax Romana

Narrator: Colin Fluxman

Unabridged: 7 hr 50 min

Format: Digital Audiobook Download

Published: 06/12/2023


Two manuscripts in one audiobook:Imperial Rome: A Captivating Guide to Events and Facts You Should Know About the Roman EmpirePax Romana: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Rome during the Roman Peace PeriodIn the first part of this audiobook, you learn includes the following:The downfall of the Roman Republic and the emergence of the illustrious Roman Empire;Caesar’s life and conquests, as well as his ultimate assassination at the hands of his senators;The fascinating life of Octavian Augustus and the start of the Pax Romana;Gradual “reduction” in the quality of emperors, starting with bureaucratic Tiberius, who ultimately left Rome;The incredible life of Tiberius’s successor, Caligula, who gained much notoriety;The long reign of Emperor Claudius, whose two wives, Messalina and Agrippina the Younger, shaped the future of Rome;Nero, who (maybe) set Rome on fire and who was most certainly a very unusual emperor with a penchant for the arts;In the second part of this audiobook, you’ll gain new knowledge on the following facts:How the empire evolved from the former republic and who the men were that brought about the changesWhat made the reign of each emperor uniqueWhat some of the more turbulent times during this overarching period of peace wereWho the best emperors during the Pax Romana were, and which ones were considered the worstWhat role the provinces and territorial expansion played in the growth and development of the empireHow the imperial Romans were stratifiedWhat societal changes came about with the abolition of the republic and the return to a monarchic modelScroll up, and give that “add to cart” button a click to learn more about the Roman Empire!