Hist 1010 Question 7

Hist 1010 Question 7 - has taken over vast territories. I...

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Antonio Garcia HIST 1010 October 4, 2010 Question: What made Augustus so incredibly popular with Romans? Do you think he merited his popularity? Augustus is made extremely popular with the Romans due to his exploits in war and expansions to the Roman Empire. He boasts about his expansions to the empire by stating: “extended the borders of all the provinces of the Roman people which neighbored nations not subject to our rule”. He tells of how he has kept the empire safe from pirates at sea and how he
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Unformatted text preview: has taken over vast territories. I think that the vast expansions Augustus claimed showed value that deserves respect and acknowledgment. I think his popularity is merited and deserved due to the value and power he showed the Roman Empire possessing. Overall Augustus brought great change to the Roman Empire both by protecting it and expanding it and therefore shows his popularity to be well founded....
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2010 for the course HIST 1010 taught by Professor Wikeart during the Spring '10 term at CSU Stanislaus.

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