Flashcards in Context Deck (18):
Which building has Caesar, Mars and Venus at its centre?
The forum of Augustus
Who did Augustus dedicate a temple to on the Palatine hill?
Who was Romulus and Remus' father?
When was the first punic war?
When was the second punic war?
When was the third punic war?
What did Virgil's family lose after the civil wars?
Their farms and land
What is the word for ancestral customs?
On the Ara Pacis who is Augustus depicted as?
What did Augustus build at the site of Actium?
What was the profession of Virgil's family?
What are the name of Virgil's other two famous works?
The eclogues and The georgiaus
When was the battle of Actium?
Who was defeated at Actium?
What is the main purpose of the Aeneid?
To legitimise Augustus' rule
When did Virgil die?
How long did Virgil spend writing the Aeneid?