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Anthony Everitt
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Anthony Everitt, visiting professor in the visual and performing arts at Nottingham Trent University, has written extensively on European culture, and is the author of Cicero and Augustus. He has served as secretary general of the Arts Council of Great Britain. Everitt lives near Colchester, England’s first recorded town, founded by the Romans.
 

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Augustus
The Life of Rome's First Emperor
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $18.00

He found Rome made of clay and left it made of marble. As Rome’s first emperor, Augustus transformed the unruly Republic into the greatest empire the world had ever seen. His consolidation and expansion of Roman power two thousand years ago laid the foundations, for all of Western history to follow... Read more >
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Augustus
The Life of Rome's First Emperor
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: October 17, 2006
Price: $13.99

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Cicero
The Life and Times of Rome's Greatest Politician
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: May 6, 2003
Price: $17.00

“All ages of the world have not produced a greater statesman and philosopher combined.”
—John Adams

Brilliant, voluble, cranky, a genius of political manipulation but also a true patriot and idealist, Cicero was Rome’s most feared politician, one of the greatest lawyers and statesmen of all times. Machiavelli, Queen Elizabeth, John Adams and... Read more >
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Cicero
The Life and Times of Rome's Greatest Politician
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook, 400 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: November 30, 2011
Price: $13.99

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Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome

Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $18.00

Born in A.D. 76, Hadrian lived through and ruled during a tempestuous era, a time when the Colosseum was opened to the public and Pompeii was buried under a mountain of lava and ash. Acclaimed author Anthony Everitt vividly recounts Hadrian’s thrilling life, in which the emperor brings a century of... Read more >
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Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome

Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $13.99

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The Rise of Rome
The Making of the World's Greatest Empire
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $17.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE KANSAS CITY STAR

From Anthony Everitt, the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian, comes a riveting, magisterial account of Rome and its remarkable ascent from an obscure agrarian backwater to the greatest empire the world has ever... Read more >
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The Rise of Rome
The Making of the World's Greatest Empire
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $30.00

From Anthony Everitt, the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian, comes a riveting, magisterial account of Rome and its remarkable ascent from an obscure agrarian backwater to the greatest empire the world has ever known.

Emerging as a market town from a cluster of hill villages in... Read more >
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The Rise of Rome
The Making of the World's Greatest Empire
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook, 512 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $12.99

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
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