By William Lewis Leadbetter
Drawing from various assets - literary, visible, archaeological; papyri, inscriptions and cash – the writer stories the character of Diocletian’s imperial procedure, his wars, his non secular perspectives and his abdication. the writer additionally examines Galerius’ endeavour to take keep watch over of Diocletian’s empire, his mess ups and successes, opposed to the backdrop of Constantine’s remorseless force to strength. the 1st entire learn of the Emperor Galerius, this ebook bargains an leading edge research of his reign as either Caesar and Augustus, utilizing his altering dating with Diocletian because the critical key to release the advanced imperial politics of the interval.
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46. 47. 104 Lactantius (de mort. pers. 13) describes Daza as adulsecens. While this is no doubt tendentious, it does point to his youth. 105 Lact. de mort. pers. 2. 106 See Bichir (1976). , Vol. I. p. 157. 108 Peachin (1990), p. 65; CIL II 4949. 109 Jordanes Getica 91. 110 CIL II 2200; VIII 1430; the date is secured in the inscriptions by reference to Gallienus as consul for the third time and in the fourth year of his tribunician power. 111 The date is controversial. The usurpation of Ingenuus is connected by Aurelius Victor (de Caes.
102 Barnes (1982), p. 46. 47. 104 Lactantius (de mort. pers. 13) describes Daza as adulsecens. While this is no doubt tendentious, it does point to his youth. 105 Lact. de mort. pers. 2. 106 See Bichir (1976). , Vol. I. p. 157. 108 Peachin (1990), p. 65; CIL II 4949. 109 Jordanes Getica 91. 110 CIL II 2200; VIII 1430; the date is secured in the inscriptions by reference to Gallienus as consul for the third time and in the fourth year of his tribunician power. 111 The date is controversial. The usurpation of Ingenuus is connected by Aurelius Victor (de Caes.
ILS 646; Rees (2004), p. 147; Platner and Ashby (1926), p. 527. Mitchell (1988); Leadbetter (2003); on imperial titles and campaigns, see Barnes (1976). Lact. de mort. 8 (inﬁnita … cupiditas aediﬁcandi). See, for example, Lewin (1990); (2002), pp. 91–101. Paschoud (1994); on Eunapius, see Blockley (1981), pp. 1–26; Rohrbacher (2002), pp. 64–72. On Praxagoras of Athens, Photius 62; Jakoby Fr Gr. Hist. no. 219. 2 1743); Seston (1946, p. 1) to somewhat later. The “Kaisergeschichte” was identiﬁed by A.