The life of Augustus

Instructions:

Using these sources plus Spielvogel’s assessment of Augustus, write an essay of 600 to 800 words exploring the following questions:

•Compare and contrast Spielvogel’s assessment of Augustus’ accomplishments with the one in Res Gestae Divi Augusti.
•What do you think the historian Suetonius (69 CE -122 CE) thought of Augustus as a leader and as a man?
•According to Suetonius was there a difference between the public Augustus and the private Augustus? How do you reconcile any disparity?
•Evaluate Augustus as a Roman leader using specific factual information.

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The life of Augustus

Instructions:

Using these sources plus Spielvogel’s assessment of Augustus, write an essay of 600 to 800 words exploring the following questions:

•Compare and contrast Spielvogel’s assessment of Augustus’ accomplishments with the one in Res Gestae Divi Augusti.
•What do you think the historian Suetonius (69 CE -122 CE) thought of Augustus as a leader and as a man?
•According to Suetonius was there a difference between the public Augustus and the private Augustus? How do you reconcile any disparity?
•Evaluate Augustus as a Roman leader using specific factual information.

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