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February 2014

Roman Emperors: The Nerva-Antonine Dynasty

The Mausoleum of Emperor Hadrian, today known as Castel Sant’Angelo was completed in 139 AD. The Roman Empire, founded in 27 BC saw the Julio-Claudian Dynasty, a brief civil war during the Year of the Four Emperors then the Flavian Dynasty, which ended with the assassination of Domitian in 96 AD. For the first time in history, the Senate selected [...]