Nero (AD54-68)

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Hope for a return to this governance
Julio-Claudian
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Man in charge of Nero's early education
Seneca
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Seneca stresses the difference between Crudelitas and ??
Severitas
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Seneca completely abhors this form of punishment
execution
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This a problem for Romans who want to praise it but also criticise it
Hellenism
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Problematic non-citizen group
Actors
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AD64- the way in which the gods show their anger at Nero's performing
Earthquake
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Writer who details the Senate trying to avert scandal in AD65
Tacitus
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honoured on this monument AD 61 by the Areopagus and Boule
Parthenon
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Nero wears the radiate crown on this silver drachma which celebrates his time in the east, Minted at...
Alexandria
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Suetonius claims that Nero sings the Sack of this town while Rome burns
Troy
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Tacitus claims that Nero was not even in Rome when the fire caught ablaze, instead he was here
Antium
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Nero takes the opportunity to build this house in AD 64
Domus Aurea
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Senator, Stoic who expressed open opposition to Nero
Thrasea Paetus
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Name of poet Thrasea Paetus defends
Antistius Sosianus
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Grandson of Seneca and poet who flourised under Nero initially
Lucan
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Name of Senatorial plot to rid the empire of Nero AD 65
Pisonian Conspiracy
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Name of the woman the plot was betrayed by
Epicharis
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Man in charge of Nero's early education

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Seneca

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Seneca stresses the difference between Crudelitas and ??

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Seneca completely abhors this form of punishment

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This a problem for Romans who want to praise it but also criticise it

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