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Stratagems and Slip Ups. How Octavian Caesar Bested Mark Antony

Term Paper 2016 9 Pages

History - World History - Antiquity

Summary

This paper offers an argument intending to resolve the crucial question of why Octavian Caesar managed to politically and militarily overcome his rival Mark Antony despite possessing lesser initial resources of manpower and wealth.

The argument particularly analyzes Caesar's masterful utilization of propaganda in order to win the support of the Roman Senate as well as Antony's lack of experience in naval warfare relative to the commanders under Octavian's direction.

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Pages
9
Year
2016
ISBN (eBook)
9783668532878
ISBN (Book)
9783668532885
File size
427 KB
Language
English
Catalog Number
v375475
Institution / College
Indiana University – College of Arts and Sciences - History Department
Grade
4.0
Tags
Roman Octavian Caesar Mark Antony Cleopatra Egypt Rome Senate Strategy Propaganda Military Navy Politics

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