Cover of: Tiberius, a drama | Francis William Lauderdale Adams

Tiberius, a drama

with introd
  • 208 Pages
  • 3.62 MB
  • English
T.F. Unwin , London
Tiberius, Emperor of Rome, 42 B.C.-37 A.D -- D
Statementby W.M. Rossetti
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24173106M

Genre/Form: History Historical drama Biographical drama Drama: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Adams, Francis, Tiberius. London: T. Fisher. This book traces the life of Tiberius from his birth in Rome in 42 BC during the death throes of the Republic, through his military career and reign as Emperor, to his death in 37 AD.

Tiberius' complex character is the key to understanding his reign. Challenging the common ancient view of Tiberius as a consummate hypocrite, the author portrays Reviews: A drama book History Historical drama Drama Biographical drama: Named Person: Tiberius, Emperor of Rome; Tiberius, Emperor of Rome: Document Type: Book.

Tiberius is a historical novel by Scottish writer Allan Massie, about a drama book Roman Emperor Tiberius.

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It is the second in the series of novels Massie wrote about the early Roman Emperors. Synopsis. Like its predecessor Augustus, it is written as a memoir towards the end of the old Emperor’s other writers and historians who portrayed Rome's third Emperor as a.

Nevertheless, the book was a good quick read, and as I mentioned before, a good first primer on Tiberius. The accounts of the German campaigns are particularly good, and well-provided with maps. They're by no means detailed, but the overall story is told very well, and the campaigns are woven into the a drama book story of Tiberius' early career and Reviews: 8.

Tiberius is not a very likable guy and he is very boring. The writing might have contributed to the fact that this short book was pretty painful to finish. I am very interested in Roman history, especially the emperors, but this book was not exciting or interesting/5.

Tiberius had no living children when he died, although his (probable) natural grandson, Tiberius Julius Caesar Nero (Gemellus), and his adopted grandson, Gaius Caesar Caligula, both survived him. Tiberius designated both as his joint heirs, but seems to have favored Caligula over Gemellus, due to Gemellus' youth.

Tiberius, a drama; with introd. by Tiberius William Lauderdale Adams. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by. Tiberius championed the Republic and seemed to desire its return, yet his acceptance of imperial power and his reign solidified Rome’s transition to an empire.

He was a skilled general who showed concern for the well-being of his troops, and he displayed a remarkable patience as a military tactician. Background and youth.

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Tiberius’s father, also named Tiberius Claudius Nero, a high priest and magistrate, was a former fleet captain for Julius Caesar. His mother, the beautiful Livia Drusilla, was her husband’s cousin and may have been only 13 years old when Tiberius was the civil wars following the assassination of Julius Caesar, the elder Tiberius gave his allegiance to.

Robin Seager has updated his classic biography of Tiberius, which focuses on the Emperor&#;s complex character as the key to understanding his reign. The most readable account available of the life of Tiberius, the second Roman emperor. Argues. Tiberius (Tiberius Julius Caesar Augustus) (tībēr´ēəs), 42 BC–AD 37, second Roman emperor (AD 14–AD 37).He was the son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia Drusilla and was originally named Tiberius Claudius Nero.

He campaigned (20 BC) in Armenia, became (19 BC) governor of Transalpine Gaul, and aided (12 BC) his brother Drusus on the Rhine and the Danube.

Regarding Tiberius, written by Bartholomew Boge, is the first book Ive read by this author but I definitely hope its not the last. My very favorite genre is historical, but I tend to gravitate to eighteenth to twentieth centuryso, this is not my typical read needless to sayfirst century is something I dont usually readily go after, but was encouraged by a friend to check it out, so I did/5.

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Tiberius (/ t aɪ ˈ b ɪər i ə s /; Latin language: Tiberius Caesar Divi Augusti filius Augustus; 16 November 42 BC – 16 March 37 AD) was Roman Emperor from 14 AD to 37 AD.

Born Tiberius Claudius Nero, a Claudian, Tiberius was the son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia mother divorced Nero and married Augustus in 39 BC, making him a step-son of Octavian.

It was my original intention that this work should be simply a continuation of my book The Founding of the Roman Empire, but the nature of the subject and the problems raised by the sources combined to give it a distinctive view of this fact it seemed desirable to supply such a background in the first chapters as would make this study an independent work.

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Taking into account the latest research on the subject, David Shotter has updated this second edition of Tiberius Caesar throughout and provides a concise and accessible survey of the character and life of Tiberius Caesar, heir of Augustus Caesar and emperor of Rome from AD 14 to AD Tiberius Caesar sheds light on many aspects of the reign of this enigmatic emperor.

Julio-Claudians: Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero. Tiberius was 56 when he took power as emperor. It was a succession accompanied by a quiet murder. The victim was Agrippa Postumus, the slow-witted 26 year-old son of his wife Julia's by a previous marriage, feared as a possible rallying point for disaffected persons.

Years of Tiberius. Tiberius' years are reckoned as factual (not regnal) beginning from his co-regency with Augustus in A.D. By that reckoning, Jesus was baptized in the 15th year of Tiberius and crucified in A.D. 30 (consistent with the harmonized gospel accounts of Passion Week) the 18th year of Tiberius as reported by Eusebius (as preserved in Jerome).

When you tour the holy land, you will hear about Herod Antipas, the son of Herod the established the city of Tiberius on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee, making it his capital city, in the year 18 built the city around 17 natural mineral hot springs, making the city a popular location for recreation and for healing.

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For a drama series the story is quite accurate with history. Just two minor gripes. First the part of Tiberius as written portrays him as very much under the thumb of his mother, with a weak will and indecisive nature.

Certain historical facts have contributed to this impression, such as him divorcing the wife he loved to marry Augustus' daughter. Tiberius: ein Drama / (München: [s.n.], ), by Ludwig Strauss (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Tiberius Gracchus, an historical tragedy.

(Brooklyn, N.Y., Rose and Thistle Pub. Co., [c]), by Hunter MacCulloch (page images at HathiTrust) Tiberius Gracchus, an historical tragedy, by Hunter Mac Culloch. The Annals, Part 2 picks up in the year A.D.

32 with the increasingly menacing and tyrannical behavior of Tiberius. With hundreds murdered or driven to suicide and many more in exile, Tiberius descends steadily into growing lust and debauchery on his private estate on the isle of.

Still, Suetonius' book The Twelve Caesars is well worth reading, both for information (provided you are careful with it) and for pleasure. Take this as evidence of the kind of sexual pleasures Tiberius and Caligula were accused of, rather than of the kind of sexual pleasures they actually engaged in.

On Tiberius, he says. Translation of Historia de un resentimiento Bibliography: p. [] Life and history -- The theory of resentment -- Childhood in exile -- Domestic tragedy -- Tiberius's love-life -- Tiberius's love-life (continued) -- Julians versus Claudians -- Claudians versus Julians -- Agrippina the Mannish -- Tiberius's sons -- The drama of Sejanus -- Terentius -- Antonia, or rectitude -.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Tiberius Julius Caesar Augustus (or Tiberius I), born Tiberius Claudius Nero (Novem 42 BC – Ma AD 37), was the second Roman Emperor, from the death of Augustus in AD 14 until his own death in Tiberius was by birth a Claudian, son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and Livia Drusilla.

His mother divorced his father and was remarried to Octavian Augustus in 39 .The Julio-Claudian dynasty is an enduring source of interest in the study of Roman history. Seutonius' life of Tiberius is an important source for any analysis of that emperor's reign and one of the biographer's most controversial portraits.

This edition provides an introduction, Latin text and commentary with an emphasis on literary and historical issues. It aims to provide .In the very first episode of Draconian Knights, Tiberius Planar shifts to his "home" plane of existence where his Draconia is fine, etc.

From that point two different but equal Tiberius's existed. The one that stayed and died against Vorugal, and the Prime Tibs that is back in his (that being Orion's) plane of existence.