Chronicle of the Roman Emperors (Hardcover)

The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Imperial Rome (The Chronicles Series)

By Chris Scarre

Thames & Hudson, 9780500050774, 240pp.

Publication Date: October 17, 1995

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/1/2012)

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Description

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


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.


About the Author

Chris Scarre is Professor of Archaeology at Durham University. He is a specialist in European prehistory, but has broad interests in the archaeology of other regions of the world. He is the author of many books and has directed excavations at prehistoric sites in France, Portugal, and the Channel Islands. He has recently taken over as editor of the leading UK archaeology journal Antiquity.