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Just read: Res Gestae Divi Augusti: Text, Translation, and Commentary by Alison E. Cooley

Res Gestae Divi Augusti (or RGDA) can be translated as “The Deeds of the Deified Augustus”.  It was written by the Roman Emperor Augustus at the end of his life, as an account of his achievements, to be displayed as … Continue reading

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Just read: Alexandria by Lindsey Davis

I must admit that I’m always happy when a new Falco novel hits the shelves.  I’ve been reading this series of books since the first one, The Silver Pigs, came out and have never been disappointed.  The main protagonist, Marcus Didius … Continue reading

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