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Septimius Severus: Countdown to Death

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A rare biography of the Roman Emperor who presided as the Empire was at its largest extent, ahead of imminent decline.

Adopted son of Marcus Aurelius, Septimius Severus (AD 145–211) waged war against the Parthians, sacked Ctesiphon, extended the empire in United Kingdom, reinforced Hadrian's Wall, and finally died in York, England, cursing the English weather. His sons went on to found the Severan Dynasty.

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Biography of the Roman Emperor who presided as the Empire was at its largest extent, ahead of imminent decline.

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Yasmine Zahran: Yasmine Zahran - Author of Philip the Arab: A Study in Prejudice and Septimius Severus: Countdown to Death. Born in Ramallah, Palestine, she was educated at Columbia University, New York, and the University of London, and received a doctorate in archaeology at the Sorbonne, Paris. She worked at UNESCO for a number of years and established, directed and taught at the Postgraduate Institute of Archaeology in Jerusalem (1991-1995). She divides her time between Paris and Ramallah, where she writes and researches, besides traveling extensively to visit archaeological sites.

Jonathan Tubb: Curator for Near Middle East at the British Museum in London.

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ISBN:
9781908531179
Author:
Zahran, Yasamin
Publisher:
Gilgamesh Publishing
Author:
Tubb, Jonathan
Author:
Zahran, Yasmine
Subject:
Middle East
Subject:
World History-Ancient Near East
Edition Description:
First Trade Paper Edition
Publication Date:
20150231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
210
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in

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