Julia Domna.
Read Online
Share

Julia Domna.

  • 448 Want to read
  • ·
  • 58 Currently reading

Published by Hacon & Ricketts, J. Lane in [London, New York .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

A play.

The Physical Object
Paginationliii p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18267580M

Download Julia Domna.

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

  This book covers Julia’s life, and charts her travels throughout the Empire from Aswan to York during a period of profound upheaval, and seeks the truth about this woman who inspired such extreme and contrasting views, exposing the instability of our sources about her, and characterizing a sympathetic, courageous, intelligent, and important by: The story of Julia Domna is a rip-snorter, full of murder, mayhem, power and devastation. The title 'Maternal Megalomania' made me think the very best would be made of such ripe material in what nevertheless promised to be a text with academic by: 7.   This book covers Julia’s life, and charts her travels throughout the Empire from Aswan to York during a period of profound upheaval, and seeks the truth about this woman who inspired such extreme and contrasting views, exposing the instability of our sources about her, and characterizing a sympathetic, courageous, intelligent, and important woman. Ancient authors emphasize dramatic moments in the life of Julia Domna, wife of Roman emperor Septimius Severus (–). They accuse her of ambition unforgivable in a woman, of instigating civil war to place her sons on the throne and resorting to incest to maintain her hold on by: 7.

DOWNLOAD NOW» Ancient authors emphasize dramatic moments in the life of Julia Domna, wife of Roman emperor Septimius Severus (–). They accuse her of ambition unforgivable in a woman, of instigating civil war to place her sons on the throne, and of resorting to . Julia Domna, “Julia the philosopher,” was the emperor’s second wife. She established a highly cultured court, inviting to it scholars and writers such as Galen and Philostratus from the Greek east. Her sister Julia Maesa and her nieces Julia Soaemias and Julia Mamaea were responsible. Julia Domna Wife of Septimus Severus Died AD Julia Domna was born at Emesa in Syria, but traveled to Rome as a young woman in AD. In Rome Julia met the general Septimius Severus who was a fanatic about astrology. Upon learning that her astrological chart foretold that she would marry a great king, Septimius decided that he would marry her in AD. Julia Domna: Syrian Empress (Women of the Ancient World) by Barbara Levick () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Julia Domna: Syrian Empress (Women of the Ancient World) by Barbara Levick ().

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 library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Julia Domna: Syrian Empress (Women of the Ancient World) 1st edition by Levick, Barbara () Paperback on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. New copy. Fast shipping. Will be shipped from US.   Julia Domna: Syrian Empress (Women of the Ancient World) Paperback – 10 May by Barbara Levick (Author)/5(10). Julia Domna, Augusta, - 8 April A.D. Julia Domna was the second wife of Septimius Severus and mother of Caracalla and Geta. An intelligent, talented and beautiful woman, Julia Domna exercised great influence during her husband's reign and practically administered the empire for her sons.