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Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius was a Roman emperor famous both for expanding the Empire and for his writings on philosophy.

Encyclopedia Entry: Marcus Aurelius
Get the basic facts about the famous philosopher-emperor.

Roman Emperors: Marcus Aurelius
Extremely comprehensive tour of Augustus's life and times, including maps and suggested reading.

The Philosopher Emperor
Find out how Marcus Aurelius juggled his ambitions as emperor and his beliefs as a philosopher.

The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius
Read for yourself what Marcus had to say about life, government, and philosophy.

Ancient Rome
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