An authoritative introduction to the emperors of Rome, which sets their lives into context within the imperial story
Dr Chris Scarre is Professor of Archaeology at the University of Durham. He is the author of many books on prehistory and archaeology, including The Megalithic Monuments of Britain and Ireland, Chronicle of the Roman Emperors and The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient World, all published by Thames & Hudson.
'Expertly unpicks the tangled imperial lineage ... Scarre provides
lively detail' - Independent
' A valuable volume providing a nice blend of information and entertainment ' - Teaching History
'Marvellous' - New Scientist