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Roman Emperor - Trajan

Marcus Ulpius Traianus (born c. A.D. 53, in Spain) was chosen by the Roman Emperor Nerva to be his successor in 97. Trajan ruled from 98-117.
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Profile of the Roman Emperor Trajan.

Glossary entry on the king of the Dacians whom Trajan defeated and brought to suicide.

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The figures on the lavish entertainment Trjan put on to celebrate his Dacian Campaign.

Latin Abbreviations
This article on Latin abbreviations explains how to read an inscription about Trajan in order to tell at what point in his career it was written.

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