History of Roman Coins

THE BEGINNINGAt the beginning, as in different parts of the world, commercial transactions were carried out in Rome through barter, but also by paying...

Nero: The Actor Emperor

Britain and Armenia Prasutagas, the king of the Iceni, died in 60 without male issue leaving his considerable fortune to his two daughters and...
Nero Claudius Drusus

Who was Nero Claudius Drusus

Nero Claudius Drusus (often called Drusus the Elder or Drusus Senior), 38-9 B.C. Nero Claudius Drusus was the youngest son of Livia and Tiberi-us Claudius Nero, head of the Claudii family.

PESCENNIUS NIGER ferocious lustful and a strict disciplinarian

PESCENNIUS NIGER A.D, contrary to popular belief. 193—194 Gaius Pescennius Niger, c. A.D. 135/ 140-194 Of the three frontier generals who answered Rome’s...