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Classics

Academics

Classics 205/305. The Fall of the Roman Republic

The history of Rome from 133 B.C.E. to 69 C.E.: the problems of empire, the fall of the Roman Republic, “band-aid” solutions, civil wars and, finally, Augustus and the infamous Julio-Claudians. Emphasis on political, intellectual and social changes.