this is a set with all the information you guys need to know from the Octavian-Augustus: The First Roman Empire handout!
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Caesar's "right hand man" (hah) he tried to gain control after Caesar's death.
The grand nephew of Caesar and adopted heir to Caesar.
established the second Republican coalition of three dictators to rule the Roman state. This was called the Second Triumvirate.
this man became the sole ruler of the Republic. He planned to restore Rome to its old glory and establish peace and stability after a century of war.
The title that Octavian earned to define his new status as leader of the Roman state. Means "the revered one."
this man campaigned north of Italy and managed to extend the Roman territories to the Danube and Rhine rivers, making the rivers the natural furthermost boundaries of the Roman Empire.
permanent bodyguard and city police
instituted a fire brigade
founded a new military treasury from which he could pay his soldiers
the deeds that Octavian accomplished:
making the state a one-man rule.
Octavian solved the problem of governing by:
Octavian created a durable Roman peace called:
Res Gestae Divi Augusti
A document that holds Octavians accomplishments. It also contains military and financial resources of the empire.
this man succeeded Octavian after he died.