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AUGUSTUS IN HIS OWN PROGAGANDA As a soldier As a statesman As a priest As a god

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Augustus loved his nephew Marcellus. This youth was the son of his sister, Octavia. He was destined to be the heir to Augustus.

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Vergil wrote the Aeneid, which glorified Augustus through the actions of Aeneas. In the work, poor Marcellus dies. This upset Octavia so much that she fainted.

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EST VERGILIUS!

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Augustus married a noblewoman named Livia. She was a conniving woman. She had a son, Tiberius, from a previous relationship. She wanted nothing more than to have her son become emperor.

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Augustus built a Mausoleum in the city. The first person to be buried here was Marcellus.

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Mars Ultor, the aspect of Mars to whom Augustus dedicated a temple after he avenged the murder of his “parentem.”

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TEMPLE OF MARS ULTOR

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TEMPLE OF MARS ULTOR THEN

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