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01-28-09 Notes - The Roman Empire: Imperial Conquests and...

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The Roman Empire: Imperial Conquests and Imperial Order Crisis of Republican Institutions: Effect of Foreign Conquests Pattern of Late Republic: Chaos-Order-Chaos Universal System of Law and Order, Pax Romana Crisis of the Late Republic Social Imbalance: Rich vs. Poor, Lack of Land for Poor Tiberius Gracchus (133 B.C.E.) Campaign for Land Reform, Murder of Tiberius Gaius Gracchus (123 B.C.E.) Social Reforms and Violence, Murder of Gaius Military Politics: Generals, Armies, and Control of the State Marius and Sulla, Pompey and Julius Caesar (100-44 B.C.E.) The Military Power of Caesar, Republican Opponents Cicero (106-43 B.C.E.), Oratory and Political Tradition The Plot to Murder Julius Caesar, Brutus and Cassius Octavian and Mark Antony, Cleopatra, Actium (31 B.C.E.) Augustus and the Creation of the Empire (27-B.C.E.-14 C.E.) Princeps , Reforms of Augustus: New Army: changed army’s loyalty from generals to the state ; Currency: coins with his face, other roman nationalistic images ; Independent Judges:
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