The History and Coinage of the Roman Imperators 49-27 B.C.
THE HISTORY AND COINAGE OF THE ROMAN IMPERATORS 49-27 BC by David
The brief period covered in this book witnessed the violent transition of the Roman state from a republican constitution, presided over by the Senate, to a full military autocracy under the control of one man, the Emperor . In reality, the events of these years were merely the culmination of a movement which had been gathering strength over the preceding half-century, since the rise of men such as and . had put events into motion by his invasion of Italy and his challenge to Pompey's dominant position in Roman politics. With his assassination on the Ides of March, 44 B.C., Caesar's role was inherited by his youthful great-nephew who, against seemingly hopeless odds, succeeded in eliminating his rivals for supreme power, notably and his ambitious consort , queen of . This book traces in detail the unfolding of this drama. Each of its six chapters includes a comprehensive catalogue listing of all the relevant coin types and varieties, each with a full discussion of its significance in the interpretation of the events of the period. Information on the rarity of each , including estimates of current value, is presented in a separate table. The numerous, though less precisely understood, local coinages of the Imperatorial period are listed in an extensive appendix. Whilst providing a comprehensive numismatic reference for the age of transition from Republic to Empire the author has also aimed to heighten the historian's awareness of the vital role which may be played by the numismatic evidence in the detailed chronicling of event.BK43171. The History and Coinage of the Roman Imperators 49-27 B.C. by
, a detailed survey including valuations for collectors, 1998, 360 pages, illustrated throughout, hardback; $85.00 (€75.65) Out of Stock!
The Coinage System of VII and in
During the late reign of VII acornucopia of coinage circulated in . After her defeat at , coinage on a similar continued with Roman types and denominations for . Coins played a role in the political and economic control of the island.BK10510. The Coinage System of VII and in by Matthew , 2004, 131 pages, color illustrations throughout, new; $50.00 (€44.50)
Roman Silver Coins, Volume I, Republic to
Roman Silver Coins I. Republic to by H. A. (With )
The first of five volumes dealing exclusively with Roman silver coinage.
BKBSRSC1. Roman Silver Coins, Volume I, Republic to
by H. A. (With ), $45.00 (€40.05) Out of Stock!
Roman Republican and Their Coins 81 B.C.E - 64 B.C.E
From the author of Roman Republican and Their Coins 63 BC - 49 BC. This new book covers the thirty-four who minted between 81 and 64 B.C.. Michael describes the fascinating details of historical events and the social context of the period, the moneyers' family histories, and how all these influenced the coin types.BC59785. Roman Republican and Their Coins 81 BCE - 64 BCE by Michael , FORVM Roman Republic C. Licinius L.f. 84 B.C. Silver ; 240 pages with 144 enlarged illustrations, 2012; $22.00 (€19.58)
The Triumviral Portrait Gold of the Quattuorviri Monetales of 42 B.C. (Numismatic Notes and Monographs 137)
BW10081. The Triumviral Portrait Gold of the Quattuorviri Monetales of 42 B.C. (Numismatic Notes and Monographs 137) by Theodore V. Buttrey, 1956, 92 pages, 9 plates; $14.00 (€12.46)
BK43236. Roman Coins: From the Earliest Times to the Fall of the Western Empire by Harold , 1928 (Durst 1987 reprint), hard-back, gilt blue leatheret, xx + 300 pages, 64 quality black and white plates; $22.00 (€19.58)
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