Chronicle of the Roman Emperors The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Imperial Rome

Chris Scarre

Using timelines and illustrations throughout, this volume follows the succession of rulers of Imperial Rome.

Description

These portraits of the emperors form the building blocks of an invaluable and highly readable popular history of Imperial Rome, brought to life using the colorful testimony of contemporary authors.

Contributors

Chris Scarre

Author

Chris Scarre is a professor of prehistory in the department of archaeology at Durham University, U.K. He is editor of The Human Past (4th ed.) and author of Ancient Civilizations (with Brian Fagan and Charles Golden, 5th ed.), Landscapes of Neolithic Brittany, and The Megalithic Monuments of Britain and Ireland. From 2013 to 2017 he was editor of the leading international journal Antiquity, and was previously an advisory board member for the National Geographic Society.