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6 -- Part 5: The World of Rome
The reason for declaring Antony a traitor was the wedding gift.
Antony was described as a romantic fool by Roman leaders.
Cleopatra had relationships in 31 b.c.e.
How did they help Cleopatra?
The teenage Caesarion was killed, but the young 2 was not.
The children of Antony and Cleopatra were raised by Antony's widow in Greece, but they were allowed to return to Rome with their ideas about gender and Roman suspicion.
Egypt became a Roman province in order to shape Cleopatra's fate and the way she is remembered.
Cleopatra became 3 because Roman sources were hostile to her.
The model of the femme fatale whose sexual attraction led men to focus on leading female figures in Egypt, but their doom, is the "Individuals in Society" for Chapter 2.
Cleopatra was the subject of many stories about her beauty, sophistication, appeal, and desire for power.
For centuries, how would you compare their situation?
The start of the Roman Empire can be seen on this date.
The problems of reconstruction were faced by Augustus after the civil wars ended.
The first thing he had to do was rebuild the con stitution.
He had to demobilize the army and care for the provinces.
He had to address the danger of various groups on Rome's European frontiers.
Augustus said he was restoring the republic and the constitutional government.
To meet the new circum stances, he had to modify republican forms and offices.
He didn't give the senate enough power to do its job.
Augustus and his successors took many of the senate's prerogatives.
Augustus had to fit his position into the republican constitution.
He consolidated power in his own hands by taking over many of the traditional offices that had been held by separate people.
In the middle years of Augustus's reign, the Roman senate ordered a huge altar to honor him and the peace he had brought to the empire.
This was decorated with life-size reliefs of Augustus and members of his family.
One side shows a goddess figure, most likely the goddess Peace, with twin babies on her lap, surrounded by symbols of fertility and dominance, linking the imperial family with continued prosperity.
We still listen to the past, even though it's destroyed.
Under the Cicero and Plot to Kill Caesar, we approve of measures which even he himself would never have pursued.
Antony is the main advisor and promoter of your efforts.
Cicero was born in January 106 b.c.e.
Cicero was a senior leader.
I was invited to that noble feast by you.
The troops have been called out all over Italy.
That colleague is an ally of the public enemy.
Even if he were a foreign enemy, it wouldn't be possible to have peace.
You would hate such a man if you didn't see him.
The result of war is uncertain.
Cicero spoke out against Antony in the senate.
Cicero did not command any legions and only legions commanded respect.
Cicero was prosecuted as a public enemy by Antony.
Cicero ran to the sea in a litter but was stopped by Antony's men.
Cicero stretched his head out of the window of the litter, and a centurion cut it off with the hand that had written the speeches against Antony.
7 power and don't want to leave the coast.
War is imminent.
Cicero was the last one to side with Octavian.
He denounced Antony in a speech.
His law has been taken down by you.
The changes that Augustus made created a stable government despite the fact that the army was not loyal to him as the head of the Roman state.
Augustus made the provincial administration more orderly.
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