Tiberius Claudius Nero Caesar

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“Reign of Terror” Tiberius Claudius Nero Caesar By Christie Paige After Claudius’s poisoned death, a free spirited sixteen year old boy Tiberius Claudius Nero Caesar (Nero), was next in line to rule Rome in 54 AD thanks to his mother Agrippina. Agrippina was Claudius’ niece, she had convinced Claudius to marry her and make Nero the next to rein, even over his legitimate son Britannicus. Nero was set to rule Rome and his lyre was in the center although he desired greatly to have a new palace in what today is called Parco di Traiano. Agrippina never let him forget about the power she gave him, and at such a young age. Nero a self-centered man called himself an artist of many talents. Nero celebrated life with; wild parties, sporting events, festivities, murders, and a lavish life style that ran the empire into extreme debt. Nero learned quickly and began to form his own opinions of how he could be ruling; without the limitations of his mother and close advisors. Nero had witnessed the ways of
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2011 for the course HIST 112 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Boise State.

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