Augustus Biography - Life of Augustus
Biography of Emperor Augustus
Octavius was the adopted son of Julius Caesar who succeeded him in 27 B.C. when he became Augustus. Augustus was the first emperor of Rome.
A Biography of Augustus
A biography of Augustus, contributed by Adrian Dorrington.
The Rise of the Emperor Augustus
The rise to power of Caius Julius Caesar Octavianus who became known as the first Roman emperor, Augustus Caesar.
The second triumvirate and the Battle of Actium, both important events in the life of Augustus.
Short biography of Augustus, the first of the Julio-Claudian emperors who outlived several of the men he groomed for the succession.
Augustus and Julius Caesar
The relationship between Julius Caesar and his adopted heir Augustus.
An Augustus Primer
Irene Hahn's reading lists, primary sources, fiction and non-fiction on Augustus designed to facilitate book discussions of Augustus.
Personae of Augustus
List of the various positions Augustus held in his personal, religious, magisterial, and political lives.
Life of Augustus
Nicolaus of Damascus' account of the early life of Augustus, translated in 1923 by Clayton Hall.
De Imperatoribus Romanis thorough biography of Augustus, with bibliography, by Garrett G. Fagan.
Gibbon - Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire in the West
Chapter three of Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire covers Augustus.