Germanicus

a tragedy in five acts by A.-V. Arnault

Publisher: S. Leigh in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 112 Downloads: 12
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  • Germanicus Caesar, -- 15 B.C.-19 A.D. -- Drama

Edition Notes

Statementby A.-V. Arnault ; translated from the French into blank verse by George Bernel
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
ContributionsBernel, George
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination112 [i.e. 102] p
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15145250M

  Germanicus Julius Caesar (24 May 16 BC. or 15 BC. – 10 October AD 19), commonly known as Germanicus, was a member of the Julio-Claudian dynasty and a prominent general of the early Roman Empire. He was born in Lugdunum, Gaul, and was named either Nero Claudius Drusus after his father or Tiberius Claudius Nero after his en: Agrippina the Younger, Julia Drusilla, Caligula, Julia Livilla. Modern scholars reject the ancient belief that Tiberius’ hesitation was related to mutiny in the Northern provinces and the offer, by some in the legions, to support Germanicus against Tiberius. They argue that news of mutiny reached Rome only after Tiberius had accepted supreme power, and that, had Tiberius known, he would certainly not have hesitated. Chapter 1. The Bishops of Rome and of Alexandria during the Reign of Trajan. 1. About the twelfth year of the reign of Trajan the above-mentioned bishop of the parish of Alexandria died, and Primus, the fourth in succession from the apostles, was chosen to the office.. 2. At that time also Alexander, the fifth in the line of succession from Peter and Paul, received the episcopate at Rome. Fürst Bülow und seine Zeit. by Germanicus and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Condition: Good. Hardcover in dust jacket. Scarce. a few pages have chips on edges due to a manufacturing defect (the book came with some pages uncut and the pages were chipped when pulled apart by previous owner.

The critically acclaimed Marching With Caesar® book series is a first-person narrative, written in the form of a memoir of Titus Pullus, Legionary, Optio, First Spear Centurion of Caesar’s 6th and 10th Legion – written three years after his retirement as Camp Prefect, when Titus is 61 years old. Titus, along with his boyhood friend Vibius. Caligula was born Gaius Julius Caesar Germanicus in Antium (modern Anzio) on Aug A.D. His mother, Agrippina, was Emperor Augustus's granddaughter, and his father, Germanicus, was Emperor Tiberius's nephew, adopted son, and heir. Gaius was brought up among the soldiers his father commanded on the Rhine. Germanicus: a Roman super-hero? Our Anthology extract comes from the Roman historian Tacitus, but to give a flavour of the reverence in which Germanicus was held (by some?by many?), here's a glowing account from the Roman biographer Suetonius: "It is the general opinion that Germanicus possessed all the highest qualities of body and mind, to a degree never equalled by anyone; a handsome person. Book I:XXXI Fresh mutiny in Germany. At about that time, for the same reasons, the legions in Germany mutinied, in larger numbers and with greater violence, their hopes being high that Germanicus Caesar, unable to endure another’s sovereignty, would embrace his legions’ power, sweeping all before him.

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It is a natural sequel to the author's first book, Eager for Glory, which discussed the life of Germanicus’ natural father, Nero Claudius Drusus, for the first time. Germanicus book Born in 15 BC, Germanicus grew up to be a skilled diplomat and bold soldier/5(27).

Germanicus's death is a bit of an unsolved mystery - is it murder, if so who did it and why. Wishart takes a variant of the classic solution. Marcus and Perilla head off to Syria to investigate but not much historic detail is bestowed. I liked the characters and the unraveling of the plot/5(38).

Liked the book - of course, I like Roman history as well. I felt the author was trying to prove a theory - who killed Germanicus, son of the Roman emperor - rather than just present us with a good who done it mystery. However - I thought the character development was very good and I did get a feel for the locations, the smells, the grit.

Well done.4/5. Germanicus Julius Caesar was born Nero Claudius Drusus, after his father, on 24 May 16 BCE. The son of famed warrior, Drusus the elder, and of the daughter of Mark Anthony and Octavia; the step-grandson of Emperor Augustus; and the eventual father to 4/5.

This, the first modern biography of Germanicus, is in parts a growing-up story, a history of war, a tale of political intrigue and a murder mystery. It is a natural sequel to the author's first book, Eager for Glory, which discussed the life of Germanicus natural father, Nero Claudius Drusus, for the first : £ Buy Germanicus: The Magnificent Life and Mysterious Death of Rome's Most Popular General Reprint by Powell, Lindsay (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(40). 'Of course, now you know that I wasn't responsible for Germanicus's death I want you to find out who was.' The second book in the Marcus Corvinus series. Product Details; About the Author; Product Details.

ISBN Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing: Publication date: 4/4(1). Germanicus, also called Germanicus Julius Caesar, original name Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus, (born 16 or 15 bce —died Octo 19 ce, Antioch, Syria [now Antakya, Turkey]), nephew and adopted son of the Roman emperor Tiberius (reigned 14–37 ce).He was a successful and immensely popular general who, had it not been for his premature death, would have become emperor.

It is a natural sequel to the author's first book, Eager for Glory, which discussed the life of Germanicus’ natural father, Nero Claudius Drusus, for the first time.

Born in 15 BC, Germanicus grew up to be a skilled diplomat and bold : Pen and Sword. Buy a cheap copy of Germanicus (Marcus Corvinus Mysteries) book by David Wishart.

No good deed goes unpunished. Marcus Corvinus, the party-boy of ancient Rome, hasn t committed many good deeds, but his most recent (see Ovid) was a doozy. And sure Free shipping over $/5(2). Germanicus. K likes. kursy z jęz. niemieckiego, szwedzkiego, angielskiego, norweskiego, niderlandzkiego, duńskiego oraz polskiego jako obcego; tłumaczenia5/5(31).

Get this from a library. Germanicus. [Lindsay Powell] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist.

Powell gives us a comprehensive account of the life, character, campaigns, and curious death of Germanicus (15 BC-AD 19), son of the great Drusus, the subject of one of Powell’s earlier books, and adoptive son of his uncle the Emperor Tiberius.

Germanicus. [N P van Wyk Louw] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Germanicus Caesar: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: N P van Wyk Louw.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Buy a cheap copy of Germanicus Mosaic book by Rosemary Rowe. It is the 2nd century A.D., and Libertus, a freedman and pavement-maker, has a reputation for solving crime.

When his influential patron asks for his help in a Free shipping over $/5(5). This is the first translation into English of the verse drama Germanicus by the Afrikaans poet N.P.

Van Wyk Louw. The work was based on the first three chapters of the Annales of the Roman historiographer Tacitus. The drama has been considered a highlight in Afrikaans literature since its publication in /5. Germanicus is no different. You look forward to reaquainting yourself with everyone and he doesn't disappoint.

His plots are always cleverly written and again with Germanicus, I was guessing until the end who and why. If you're a Wishart fan you won't be disappointed with this book/5(28).

Germanicus Caesar, a Roman general and provincial governor in the reign of Tiberius. The name Germanicus, the only one by which he is known in history, he inherited from his father, Nero Claudius Drusus, the famous general, brother of Tiberius and stepson of Caesar ry.

Tacitus, Annals Suetonius, Life of Caligula During the same days almost, and from the same causes, the legions of Germany mutinied, in larger numbers and with proportionate fury; while their hopes ran high that Germanicus Caesar, unable to brook the sovereignty of another, would throw himself into the arms of his legions, whose force could sweep the world.

TACITUS, GERMANICUS AND THE KINGS OF EGYPT (TAC. ANN. )* 'My name is Ozymandias, king of kings: Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!' Nothing beside remains. Round the decay Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare The lone and level sands stretch far away.1 In Book 2 of Tacitus' Annals, Germanicus visits Alexandria and then tours the.

In early January of 19 ce, Germanicus (15 bce –19 ce), the nephew and adopted son of the emperor Tiberius, interrupted his political mission in the Roman dominions of Eastern Anatolia and the Near East for a visit to Alexandria and historian Tacitus, our main source for the prince's journey, claims in his Annates (–61) that while Germanicus' official motive was his concern.

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Germanicus then assembled the men, got them into fighting shape, had his centurions kick the shit out of the soldiers who had incited the rebellion, and then marched eight fucking badass Roman Legions into the uncharted wilderness of Germany on a three-year vengeance campaign aimed at three things – First, to find the site of the massacred and bury the bodies of the fallen Romans.

I, Claudius provides a jumping-off point for the second installment in Wishart's Ancient Rome mystery series, the first to appear in the US, featuring apolitical nobleman and amateur sleuth Marcus Corvinus. Rome is reeling from the tragic death of the noble Germanicus, stepson of the Emperor Tiberius and most likely to succeed him, but mysteriously poisoned while on a campaign at Antioch in.

Germanicus Caesar (24 May 15 BC – 10 October 19 AD) was a Roman was the son of the general Nero Claudius Drusus, and nephew of Emperor Tiberius.

Germanicus commanded the Roman forces in their campaign of 14/16 AD against the Germanic whole Roman legions had been wiped out in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest in 9 AD. It was the greatest disaster in Roman military. Component 3A: Further Literature Tacitus, Germanicus and Piso.

Student Study Book (without notes) 2. to block all Germanicus’ orders and – as many contemporaries believed – to arrange his death.

Our extract begins with the arrival of Germanicus and Piso in the East in AD But Germanicus also bestowed attention on other wonders. Chief of these were the stone image of Memnon, which, when struck by the sun's rays, gives out the sound of a human voice; the pyramids, rising up like mountains amid almost impassable wastes of shifting sand, raised by the emulation and vast wealth of kings; the lake hollowed out of the earth to be a receptacle for the Nile's.

"Germanicus," book series by Kirk Mitchell Pop Culture References for the name Germanicus Please add to or correct the information provided by other members of the Nameberry community.

TACITUS, GERMANICUS, PISO, AND THE TABULA SIARENSIS Julian Gonzalez Tacitus describes the funerary honors that were decreed for Germanicus in a dense narrative covering the whole of chapter 83 of book 2 of his Annals.

Modern critics consider that this extensive chap. ter was taken from the acta senatus, from which not only the senatus. Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus (Janu 38 BC [1] – Summer of 9 BC [2]), born Decimus Claudius Drusus also called Drusus Claudius Nero, [3] Drusus, Drusus I, Nero Drusus, or Drusus the Elder was a Roman politician and military commander.

He was a patrician Claudian on his legal father's side but his maternal grandmother was from a plebeian family. He was the son of Livia Drusilla and.Germanicus, born in 15 BC, was a favorite of the Emperor Augustus, who saw him as a possible heir if anything happened to his own adopted son Tiberius.

Augustus therefore forced Tiberius to adopt Germanicus. Germanicus commanded the Roman forces on the northern frontier and was popular with the legions and people. According to Tacitus, Tiberius.Germanicus 15 BC - 19 AD Grandson of Marc Antony Son of Antonia Brother of Emperor Claudius Father of Emperor Caligula Germanicus was the elder son of Nero Claudius Drusus and Antonia and therefore represented the first potential heir from the combined Julio-Claudian bloodline.

Germanicus was born in 15 BC and was adopted by Tiberius in 4 AD at the time Tiberius himself was adopted by Augustus.