Ancient Selfies Chapter 4: Caesar's Legacy (PDF version)
Ancient coins and the images ancient rulers stamped on them provide the gateway to a more tangible and immediate experience with the people and times from 50 BC to 10 BC. Julius Caesar is murdered. Havoc reigns throughout Rome with Octavian, Marc Antony, Brutus, Fulvia, Cassius and Cleopatra all locked in deadly competition for control of a vast Roman Empire. In the end, Octavian prevails, Marc Antony and Cleopatra die epic deaths and the nose of Alexander’s embalmed body disappears.