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Unformatted text preview: Actabian – 18 years of age, Caesars grandnephew, adopted son, inherits Caesar’s wealth & army, has army’s loyalty in exchange for money, smart politician, learns from Caesars mistakes, makes deal with senate, has Julius Caesar declared as a god = makes him son of a god, changes name to Augustus , dies – son takes over & senate is powerless = new form of government lasts for 40 years, same haircut, after death – all rulers called Augustus Caesar, people called the Romans = they spoke Greek, Princeps – the first head, the head man, “one of you” Octavian- idealism at height, presented himself as eternally youthful Verism- family word for realism Idealism- portraits that were altered in order to gain an ideal image Cement-Vault- used to create domes, architecture Flamines-Vestals-Pontifex-Lupercalia-October Horse-...
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This note was uploaded on 08/16/2011 for the course UGC 111 taught by Professor Bono during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.
- Spring '08
- Julius Caesar, Julius Caesar