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The Roman empress
by Printed by T.N. for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at the Sign of the Anchor in the lower Walk of the New Exchange in [London] In the Savoy
Written in English
|Statement||And written by William Joyner, gent ...|
|Series||Three centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||5 p. l., 67 p.|
|Number of Pages||67|
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The daughter of Roman emperor Theodosius I, Galla Placidia lived at the center of imperial Roman power during the first half of the fifth century. She attended Boston University, where she earned a bachelor's and master's degree in Classical Voice.
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Eudoxia was born inthe daughter of Father: Theodosius II. Empress of Rome Series Kate Quinn National bestselling author Kate Quinn brings the power, politics, and passion of ancient Rome to vivid life in this historical fiction series.
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Livia. Livia (58 B.C A.D.) was an influential consort of Augustus, architect of the Roman Empire, who was depicted in imperial propaganda as the embodiment of womanliness and dedication, while her enemies believed her to be a ruthless seeker of power.
As mistress of the Roman world, Livia's private life was lived in public. The story follows the life of Theodora, a young beauty with a bright wit, charm, and a tendency to speak her mind who rises from destitution to become, first, a prostitute, then a celebrated actress, and, finally, the Roman empress/5(10).
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The text in this collection is accompanied by bright illustrations and is excellent for linking story-telling and literacy with your history topic. The year isand the Habsburgs are Europe’s most powerful ruling family.
With his empire stretching from Austria to Russia, from Germany to Italy, Emperor Franz Joseph is young, rich and ready to marry. Fifteen-year-old Elisabeth, “Sisi,” Duchess of Bavaria, travels to the Habsburg Court with her older sister, who is betrothed to the young emperor.
Roman empress. [London] In the Savoy: Printed by T.N. for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at the Sign of the Anchor in the lower Walk of the New Exchange, (OCoLC) The tragic Annia Aurelia Galeria Lucilla was born around AD.
Her father was the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius, her mother the Empress Faustina the Younger. Lucilla was the elder sister of Emperor Commodus. A character loosely based on Lucilla was the love interest to Russell Crowe in the block buster film Gladiator in Livia, Empress of Rome rescues the historical Livia from the crude caricature of popular myth to paint an elegant and richly textured portrait.
In this rigorously researched biography, Dennison weighs the evidence found in contemporary sources to present a more nuanced : Matthew Dennison. In this book, James Allan Evans provides a scholarly, yet highly accessible account of the life and times of the Empress Theodora.
He follows her from her childhood as a Hippodrome bearkeeper's 3/5(1). (The third book in the Empress of Rome series) A novel by Kate Quinn From the national bestselling author of Daughters of Rome and Mistress of Rome comes a tale of love, power, and intrigue spanning the wilds of the Empire to the seven hills of Rome.Mistress of Rome Publisher's Summary.
Thea is a slave girl from Judaea, passionate, musical, and guarded. Purchased as a toy for the spiteful heiress Lepida Pollia, Thea will become her mistress' rival for the love of Arius the Barbarian, Rome's newest and most savage gladiator.
“Daughters of Rome has an appealing symmetry—the succession of four emperors, the alternating narratives of the four cousins—and strikes an authentic balance between poetic justice and harsh reality This second book stands on its own two feet, and offers a compelling experience of one of the most turbulent years of the Roman Empire/5(44).